• Wilkinsburg Applies for $2 million for Safety and Security Grant
  • Magnet Schools Applications – Mark Your Calendars!
  • Welcome to the 2018-2019 school year – Letter from the Superintendent
  • Wilkinsburg’s School District and Community Create Blueprint for the Future
  • Enroll at Kelly and Turner Elementary Schools now!
  • District Launching After-School Dinner Program for All School Age Children in Wilkinsburg
  • Transformation and Turnaround at the Wilkinsburg School District [White Paper]

Wilkinsburg School District is a small system of walkable neighborhood schools that has proudly served its community for over 100 years. Our board, leadership, and faculty promote academic excellence and personal growth through strong programs and community ties. Our commitment to continuous improvement in educational and extracurricular opportunities are evidenced at Kelly and Turner elementary schools, where programs and facilities are being upgraded, and through our middle and high school partnership with Pittsburgh Public Schools, which enables our children to take advantage of the superior learning opportunities at Pittsburgh Westinghouse Academy starting in 2016-2017.

Kelly Primary School will be closed again for teachers, parents, and students on Thursday, February 14th and Friday, February 15th due to the water main break.  |  Kelly Primary and Turner Intermediate will also be closed Monday, February 18th in observance of President’s Day.  |  School will reopen for all teachers, staff, and students at both Kelly Primary and Turner Intermediate School on Tuesday, February 19th.

Pre-K Students Enjoy Music with Ms. McGaugh

              Pre-K students enjoyed learning about music with Ms. McGaugh at Kelly Primary School.

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Read Across America Week at Kelly Primary

 View Read Across America Week at Kelly Primary PDF

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Special Notice: Kelly Elementary School Closure

Kelly Primary School will be closed for the remainder of the week due to a burst pipe which resulted in extensive water damage to the building. Sometime over the weekend of February 9-10, the damper actuator failed in the building, which caused the pipes and the unit ventilator to freeze and rupture in the ceiling […]

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Letter to Turner Parents about the Opportunity Scholarship Tax Credit Program

Letter from Shawn Johnston to Parents – Turner Intermediate (PDF) For more information on the Opportunity Scholarship Tax Credit Program, visit this page on our website: http://www.wilkinsburgschools.org/ostc-2/

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Letter to Kelly Parents about the Opportunity Scholarship Tax Credit Program

Letter from Kerry Francis to Parents – Kelly Elementary (PDF) For more information on the Opportunity Scholarship Tax Credit Program, visit this page on our website: http://www.wilkinsburgschools.org/ostc-2/

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School Board Members visit Turner Elementary School Construction Site

Several school board members recently visited the Turner Elementary School building project to see for themselves the progress the construction team has made over the last few months. They were joined by Mr. Rick Liberto, Director of Finance and Operations, and Dr. Linda Iverson, Superintendent. School Board Member Ms. LaTonya Washington, president; Mr. Edward Donavan, […]

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Coats for Kelly Primary School Students

Students from Kelly Primary Kindergarten through 2nd grade were the lucky recipients of brand-new winter coats on February 5th. The Pittsburgh Firefighters and Operation Warm were the generous donors who provided these beautiful coats! The Pittsburgh Firefighters hold various fundraisers throughout the year including a Night at the Races to help purchase the coats for […]

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