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 […]
Check out the presentation Pittsburgh Public Schools gave at their Education Committee meeting yesterday about our partnership!
April 1st, 2016 — As buses filled with Wilkinsburg middle and high school students pulled up in front of Westinghouse Academy, teachers, administrators, and the Westinghouse drum line energetically cheered the arrival of their future pupils and classmates. A brief assembly followed with ice breaker activities and opening remarks by Pittsburgh Public Schools Superintendent Dr. […]