Emily Pierce

About Me

Ms. Pierce has worked at Bryant Middle School since 2001. She has a BFA with a Ceramics emphasis from the University of Utah, a Technology Endorsement, and an ESL Endorsement from BYU.  In May 2021 she will have a Master of Arts Teaching in the Fine Arts (MAT-FA) degree from the University of Utah.

Ms. Pierce likes to write grants to make sure her students have access to the best resources and has had 45 grants funded since 2015, totaling over $25,000.  You can follow her classroom and student’s work on Instagram at #BryantArtSLC and check out grants at

In 2018, Ms. Pierce received the Kiwanis “Teacher of the Year” Award at Bryant Middle School, in 2015 she received Mountain America's "Silent Hero” Award, and in 2012 she received the "Exemplary Teacher Award" from the Salt Lake City School District.  In her free time, Ms. Pierce loves to sew, make art, rollerskate, and travel.

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