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.
The 5th grade has been studying Native Americans and early tribal regions in the United States. The students created their own Native American names based on their personality, nature, and an animal. Once they chose their name, they decided which tribal region would be the best for them to settle based on its features and […]
SUBSTITUTE TEACHERS: $100/day Job Functions: Instruct students regarding a variety of classroom topics/courses of instruction, as determined by the approved lesson plan, Must be able to follow oral and written directions and have the ability to establish effective working relationships with school district staff and students, Effective organizational, communication and interpersonal communication skills, Maintain classroom […]
This year, First United Church of Christ in Harrison City adopted the first and second grade students at Turner Elementary School for their annual gift giveaway. Our students names were placed on a tree and members of the congregation picked a name to buy gifts for. Today, Santa and his elves surprised the students at […]
See what our teachers had to say to Remake Learning during a symposium held by iNACOL. “By the end of the conference, I saw how the Wilkinsburg School District was, in some ways, ahead of the curve,” said Timothy Weinstein, STEAM teacher at Kelly Elementary School. “And as we continue to restructure the district, we’re being guided […]