Yesterday, Pittsburgh Westinghouse Academy held a ribbon cutting ceremony for their new Career & Technical Education program on Emergency Response Technology. The program will help prepare students for careers in public safety as paramedics, police officers and firefighters. “Public Schools Program Helping Students Prepare For Emergency Response Careers,” WESA “Westinghouse Academy adds training courses for […]
Participating in a three day, multi-location team building retreat, student volunteers play along to popular songs with a drum set at the August Wilson Center. Their teachers and fellow classmates cheered and clapped for them after each performance. In addition to Camp Guyasuta and the August Wilson Center, students will spend one of their retreat days […]
This week, Wilkinsburg students attending Pittsburgh Westinghouse Academy are enjoying a three day multi-location team building retreat with their new classmates and teachers. Check out our photo gallery of the kids participating in the high rope courses and zip line at Camp Guyasuta!
As they stepped off the bus for their first day of school at Pittsburgh Westinghouse Academy, Wilkinsburg students grades 7-12 enjoyed a warm welcome from the Superintendents of Wilkinsburg and Pittsburgh Public Schools, Representative Edward Gainey, our School Board President, the transition team, MADDADS, local police and other community members. Walking up the steps of […]
“I don’t think it’s going to be chaotic at all,” says Khamille Andrews, a rising freshman at Pittsburgh Westinghouse Academy. “I think its gonna take a minute for them to start to mingle with us. We’re all kids; we’re all here to get an education.” Back to school this year will be different for Wilkinsburg […]
9th grade Wilkinsburg students participated in orientation activities at Pittsburgh Westinghouse Academy on Friday to prepare for their first day of school. Westinghouse ‘optimistic’ as it receives Wilkinsburg pupils, Pittsburgh Tribune-Review