Tuesday, over 200 students, grades 6-8, from Wilkinsburg and Pittsburgh Westinghouse Academy gathered for a joint field day in North Park so they could meet and get to know their future classmates. With a DJ playing upbeat music over the North Park Lodge sound system, the day began with various team building activities that groups made up of students from […]
Today Wilkinsburg 9th graders went to Pittsburgh Westinghouse Academy 6-12 for a joint field day with their future classmates.
Last Wednesday, the Career and Technical Education (CTE) Division welcomed Wilkinsburg 9th and 10th grade students and teachers at Pittsburgh Westinghouse Academy to tour their CTE programs. During the tour, students were able to ask questions, interact with Pittsburgh Westinghouse teachers and students and observe hands-on activities that are part of each program’s curricula. Wilkinsburg […]
Over the course of six Enrollment Day events in the first two weeks of May, transition social workers from Westinghouse Academy are meeting with the parents of Wilkinsburg students – who will be attending the Pittsburgh public school in the fall – to answer questions and address concerns about Westinghouse’s program offerings. Having met many of […]
Together with Pittsburgh Westinghouse Academy, we’ve recently launched a joint student leadership program. Student leaders from both Wilkinsburg and Westinghouse have been selected to serve on three different committees: transition activity planning, conflict resolution & mediation and new student orientation. Wilkinsburg student committee members met separately last Friday (see pictures below) but are meeting with Westinghouse student leaders […]