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, […]
Our friends at Pittsburgh Public Schools (PPS) stopped by to see the 6th Grade Promotions at both Turner and Kelly Elementary Schools and celebrated the academic milestone with our students and their families. Members of the PPS team were formally introduced to the attendees and the Acting Assistant Principal, Ms. Accamando welcomed students to PPS […]
Magnet schools and programs allow students to pursue special interests, talents or career goals. Magnet schools are not neighborhood specific-so students who reside anywhere in the Pittsburgh Public School District can apply to attend. BECAUSE OF THE PARTNERSHIP WILKINSBURG HAS WITH PITTSBURGH, WILKINSBURG STUDENTS MAY ALSO APPLY FOR MAGNET PROGRAMS FOR UPCOMING 7TH GRADE. Please […]
Superintendent Dr. Linda Iverson made the front page of the Wilkinsburg Sun’s June issue! Also, check out the stories about our Assistant to the Superintendent Dr. Cathleen Cubelic and the temporary move of elementary students into the former high school building during Turner school renovations. To see the community newsletter in full, go to: https://wilkinsburgsun.files.wordpress.com/2017/06/wilksunjun17web.pdf