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.
In 2019, HundrED is shining a spotlight on the educators and innovators who are doing extraordinary things to help students in southwestern Pennsylvania and northern West Virginia flourish. The HundrED Spotlight Pittsburgh will identify ten inspiring innovations from the Pittsburgh region and share them with the world. Our very own Turner Intermediate School’s STEAM program […]
The Nutrition Group and Wilkinsburg School District will be offering after-school meals to school-age children in the Community. The program is free and open to all school-age children (Pre-K through 12th grade) who are 18 years of age or younger. Beginning – Tuesday, September 25, 2018 Where: Kelly Primary (Enter doors in lower parking lot) Turner […]
Students at Kelly Primary School celebrated a very special birthday today, with the help of some members of the Wilkinsburg community. Retired Kelly teachers, school board members and police officers stopped by to read to students this morning. The celebration commemorates the birthday of Dr. Seuss (March 1) and encourages students to read more. A […]
First graders from Kelly Primary School, along with their teachers and chaperones, had a very special field trip on Friday, March 1 to hear the Orchestra. A special thank you to all of the people who helped to make this experience possible for our students.
The Wilkinsburg School Board has established snow make-up days for students at Kelly Primary and Turner Intermediate. Students at Kelly Primary will attend school on June 7, 10, 11, 12 and 13. Students at Turner Intermediate School will attend on June 7, 10 and 11. An additional day will be added for each subsequent day […]
Students and teachers at Turner Intermediate School continued their week-long celebration of Read Across America week with “Twin Day” on Thursday. Students and staff were encouraged to dress like their favorite Dr. Seuss twins. Students at both Turner Intermediate and Kelly Primary have been engaged in activities […]
During an afternoon press conference in Pittsburgh on Wednesday, Auditor General Eugene DePasquale addressed the most recent audit for the Wilkinsburg School District. In his address, he noted four official findings from the audit. Mr. DePasquale also commended District Leadership for the work it already has completed toward the resolution of all four findings. Dr. […]