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, […]
Wilkinsburg students interested in exploring Pittsburgh Public Schools’ magnet options are invited to check out the Magnet School Fair! It’s this Saturday, September 16th from 9AM–1PM at Pittsburgh SciTech, 107 Thackeray Avenue, Pittsburgh, PA 15260. #ParnershipPride
Check out recent news coverage of the Wilkinsburg School District. New Pittsburgh Courier Superintendent Dr. Linda Iverson brings brighter outlook for Wilkinsburg schools Pittsburgh Post-Gazette First year of Westinghouse-Wilkinsburg partnership praised, but challenges ahead WPXI Wilkinsburg holds back to school event ahead of new year Big changes as Wilkinsburg students go back to school […]
Enjoy our Back to School Night celebration? Well, the fun isn’t over yet. Wilkinsburg families with students attending Pittsburgh Westinghouse Academy next year are invited to Pittsburgh Public Schools’ block party, Saturday, Sept. 9th from 12:00-4:00pm. A bus will be available to shuttle Wilkinsburg families attending the block party to Pittsburgh Westinghouse Academy in front of the Wilkinsburg School District […]
Lots of good district and community news in the July/August issue of The Wilkinsburg Sun. Since we only posted our pages here, you’ll want to follow this link to read the newsletter in full: https://wilkinsburgsun.files.wordpress.com/2017/06/wilksunjuly2017web.pdf.
Mae Knight, a Wilkinsburg resident attending Pittsburgh Westinghouse Academy as part of the PPS/Wilkinsburg Partnership, spoke as the co-valedictorian of the class of 2017. In addition to earning the academic distinction of co-valedictorian with her 4.23 cumulative GPA, Mae also played the clarinet for the school band and participated in theatre. Her spirit of activism and […]
Pittsburgh Westinghouse Academy announced a new Prom King last Thursday, and he is one of the newest members of the Bulldogs family. The students and staff at Pittsburgh Westinghouse were so elated they began chanting his name. Since the beginning of our partnership with Pittsburgh Public Schools, Dante Jones has participated in service learning projects, […]