Wilkinsburg School District is a small system of walkable neighborhood schools that has proudly served its community for over 100 years. Our board, leadership, and faculty promote academic excellence and personal growth through strong programs and community ties. Our commitment to continuous improvement in educational and extracurricular opportunities are evidenced at Kelly and Turner elementary schools, where programs and facilities are being upgraded, and through our middle and high school partnership with Pittsburgh Public Schools, which enables our children to take advantage of the superior learning opportunities at Pittsburgh Westinghouse Academy starting in 2016-2017.
16th Annual Concert will feature individual players and explore instrument families Inviting audiences of all ages to “Meet the PSO” with its musicians and a close-up view of instruments, the Pittsburgh Symphony Orchestra will perform its 16th annual Neighborhood Partnership concert in Wilkinsburg on Thursday, May 2 at 7 p.m. The lively program will feature individual […]
Allegheny Intermediate Unit Math & Science Collaborative wins $ 400 k PAsmart Grant to Advance Early STEM+C Education with Storytime STEM-packs
The Allegheny Intermediate Unit Math & Science Collaborative has been awarded a PAsmart Advancing Computer Science and STEM Grant for $399,379.00 to support Storytime STEM-packs™: Entry Point for Early Computer Science and STEM Learning in PreK-2 Classrooms and Public Libraries. This innovative project will engage young learners in STEM and computer science through themed Storytime […]
As part of the passage of the Every Student Succeeds Act of 2015 (ESSA), the McKinney-Vento Act’s Education for Homeless Children and Youth program was amended to include improved training for staff, and the identification, enrollment, stability and success of students identified as homeless in the District. Children who are identified as being in a […]
In 2019, HundrED is shining a spotlight on the educators and innovators who are doing extraordinary things to help students in southwestern Pennsylvania and northern West Virginia flourish. The HundrED Spotlight Pittsburgh will identify ten inspiring innovations from the Pittsburgh region and share them with the world. Our very own Turner Intermediate School’s STEAM program […]