Even though the end of the school year is quickly approaching, we still have many exciting events scheduled for May, including a number of partnership activities with Pittsburgh Public Schools at Pittsburgh Westinghouse Academy. To help students from both schools make new friends and get ready for next year, our Transition Team has planned a […]
Why do we have to close our high school after 110 years of operation? Enrollment decline over the past ten years, and more drastically, the past three years has severely limited the programs and services that our students receive at the secondary level. The Board of Education has explored options that […]
The Wilkinsburg School District, due to low enrollment, cannot provide the academic offerings required to provide students adequate opportunities to receive a quality education and, therefore, is considering closing and discontinuing its middle / high school program (grades seven through twelve). In the event of the Board of School Directors’ decision to close and discontinue […]
LaTonya G. Washington has served on the Wilkinsburg School Board since December of 1997. She also serves on the School Board’s Community Relations and Recreation Committees. Ms. Washington has lived in Wilkinsburg for 15 years and focuses her community activism on children, education and athletics.