The Every Student Succeeds Act (ESSA) that replaced the No Child Left Behind (NCLB) legislation requires each state to develop a state-wide plan to identify schools for support and improvement. The federal statute requires that the state plan identify how the state will support schools that fall in two distinct designations – either Comprehensive Support and […]
Please join us for Story Book Forest 2018 at Turner Intermediate School. Enjoy games, crafts, holiday movies and hot chocolate while exploring your child’s classroom literacy tree.
Don’t miss out on the 2018 Winter Concerts at Kelly Primary School and Turner Intermediate School! Get into the winter holiday spirit with the musical talents of students in PreK through Grade 6!
The Wilkinsburg School District Board of School Directors held its annual reorganization meeting on Tuesday, December 4, 2018. LaTonya G. Washington was re-elected as president. Ms. Washington has served on the board since December of 1997. Michael A. Johnson was elected to serve as the Vice-President and Community Relations chair. Kathy Firestine will serve as […]
The Wilkinsburg School District has applied for a Safety and Security Grant to the Pennsylvania State Department of Education. To date, the District has been awarded the initial Part A: Meritorious Grant Funds of the maximum $25,000 for the School Safety and Security Grant. With this award, the Wilkinsburg School District is going to hire […]
Avery Wise, an 11th grader at Pittsburgh Westinghouse and a Wilkinsburg resident, had the honor to serve as a panelist at Yale University on Friday, October 26. Avery was accompanied by his mother. Also joining him was Mr. Sean Means, a former University of Pittsburgh Heinz Fellow turned Social Studies teacher and Ms. Minika Jenkins, […]
The primary responsibility of the Wilkinsburg School District is to ensure a safe and secure environment for students, staff and visitors. The safety of our students continues to be of utmost importance. The administration, faculty and staff continually work to ensure the safety of students and staff on a day-to-day basis. We take any threats of violence, criminal misconduct and […]
Dear Wilkinsburg Community: The beginning of a new school year, like the dawning of a new day, reminds us that the future holds infinite possibilities. I hope that your summer was relaxing. By now you have received the informal reports given to you by your son or daughter. The administration, faculty and staff hope those […]