Kelly Elementary

Part of the Wilkinsburg School District, Kelly Primary School teaches students from preschool-age through 2nd grade.  

At the primary level, we have the honor of shaping the beginning of our students’ educational journeys. Our goal is to instill in our students the joy of learning so that they will be receptive to academic challenges as they continue towards middle school and high school. We strive to provide our students with a comprehensive educational experience that leads to academic, social, and emotional growth.  As we strive towards excellence in all our endeavors, we welcome you to help us in this journey!

Our strong partnership with our families, community and staff will join together to create individualized plans for students to help them reach their greatest potential for success. This partnership will be achieved through parent-teacher conferences. individualized meetings and agency support.

Principal: Kerry Francis

Secretary: Kimberly Harris

Street Address: 400 Kelly Avenue, Wilkinsburg, PA 15221

Office Phone: 412-371-9504

News from Kelly Elementary

Special Notice: Kelly Elementary School Closure

Kelly Primary School will be closed for the remainder of the week due to a burst pipe which resulted in extensive water damage to the building. Sometime over the weekend of February 9-10, the damper actuator failed in the building, which caused the pipes and the unit ventilator to freeze and rupture in the ceiling […]

Letter to Turner Parents about the Opportunity Scholarship Tax Credit Program

Letter from Shawn Johnston to Parents – Turner Intermediate (PDF) For more information on the Opportunity Scholarship Tax Credit Program, visit this page on our website: http://www.wilkinsburgschools.org/ostc-2/

Letter to Kelly Parents about the Opportunity Scholarship Tax Credit Program

Letter from Kerry Francis to Parents – Kelly Elementary (PDF) For more information on the Opportunity Scholarship Tax Credit Program, visit this page on our website: http://www.wilkinsburgschools.org/ostc-2/

School Board Members visit Turner Elementary School Construction Site

Several school board members recently visited the Turner Elementary School building project to see for themselves the progress the construction team has made over the last few months. They were joined by Mr. Rick Liberto, Director of Finance and Operations, and Dr. Linda Iverson, Superintendent. School Board Member Ms. LaTonya Washington, president; Mr. Edward Donavan, […]

Coats for Kelly Primary School Students

Students from Kelly Primary Kindergarten through 2nd grade were the lucky recipients of brand-new winter coats on February 5th. The Pittsburgh Firefighters and Operation Warm were the generous donors who provided these beautiful coats! The Pittsburgh Firefighters hold various fundraisers throughout the year including a Night at the Races to help purchase the coats for […]

Black History Month

  .  Wilkinsburg School District celebrates Black History Month all month long. Please check school calendars and social media for activities.

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