Dec. 3: Magnet School Application Workshop

On Dec. 3, Wilkinsburg School District will hold a Magnet School Application Workshop for District parents and guardians from 8 a.m. to 4 p.m.at Turner Intermediate School. Guidance Counselors will be on site to help parents and guardians of sixth grade students complete the application process for choosing a magnet program for the 2020-2021 School […]

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Wilkinsburg School District Music Students Participate in Urban Music Grant Program

This year marks the 19th year of the Wilkinsburg School District Music Department’s collaboration with Carnegie Mellon University and Pittsburgh Public Schools.   Since July of 2001, WSD has participated in a unique Urban Music Grant. On November 7, fifth grade students at Turner Intermediate attended a field trip to the Carnegie Museum of Natural History.   […]

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2019-2020 District Reconfiguration Plan FAQs

Wilkinsburg School District where “Every Child  Every Day Matters” District Reconfiguration Plan Movement of Second Grade to Turner Intermediate School and Change in Start and End Times Frequently Asked Questions 2019-2020   Why Now? The conversation about moving second grade to Turner and in changing the start times for both Kelly Primary School and Turner […]

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Pittsburgh Westinghouse Student Serves as Yale Panelist

Avery Wise, an 11th grader at Pittsburgh Westinghouse and a Wilkinsburg resident, had the honor to serve as a panelist at Yale University on Friday, October 26. Avery was accompanied by his mother. Also joining him was Mr. Sean Means, a former University of Pittsburgh Heinz Fellow turned Social Studies teacher and Ms. Minika Jenkins, […]

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School Community Visioning Conference at Pittsburgh Westinghouse Academy

This Saturday, Pittsburgh Westinghouse Academy – where our 7th-12th graders go to school – is hosting a Visioning Conference for the school community. Attending parents, students, teachers, staff, alumni and community members will have the opportunity to give their input and help build the framework for student success beyond high school. #PartnershipPride

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State Education Panel Shows Interest in Pittsburgh-Wilkinsburg Partnership Success

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Learning Walks for Pittsburgh Westinghouse Academy’s Transition Team

At the beginning of November, the transition team from Pittsburgh Westinghouse Academy visited Kelly and Turner Elementary for Learning Walks at each school, which were designed to open the doors to dialogue and early interaction. During this visit, we shared data from our standardized assessments and presented an overview of curriculum, including areas of focus, […]

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