Accredited by The Western Association of Schools and Colleges (WASC)
The Accrediting Commission for Schools, Western Association of Schools and Colleges (ACS WASC) is one of six regional accrediting associations in the United States. The Accrediting Commission for Schools, WASC, extends its services to over 4,500 public, independent, church-related, and proprietary pre-K—12 and adult schools, works with 16 associations in joint accreditation processes, and collaborates with other educational organizations.
The ACS WASC accreditation process fosters excellence in elementary, secondary, and adult education by encouraging school improvement. WASC accreditation recognizes schools that meet an acceptable level of quality, in accordance with established, research-based WASC criteria.
Words that define us:
Faith :: Character :: Knowledge :: Community
For over 20 years, we have welcomed families who select Peace Terrace Academy to provide their children with an academically rich experience of general and Islamic knowledge in an environment that honors the unique voice of each and every child.
We are a team of teachers, advisers, administrators, and parents dedicated to cultivating individuality in our students, teaching them the values of responsibility and resiliency, and helping them develop an ethical and moral compass which directs them toward meaningful and significant lives.
Together, we share Islamic traditions and rituals, giving children meaningful moments of self reflection and community building. A journey through Peace Terrace Academy kindles enthusiasm for living with Islamic principals and provides excellence through knowledge, after all Islam is not a separate subject, it is a way of life!