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.
Mrs. Carey, a Kindergarten Teacher at Turner Elementary School, talks about how students are doing since moving to their temporary new home at the former middle and high school building: “The students seem to be adjusting well to our new site. Because it is a new building many are still getting used to the size […]
Early Dismissal Wednesday, September 20,2017@ 12:45 pm NO SCHOOL There will be NO SCHOOL on Thursday, September 21, 2017, Act 80 Day. School will resume on Friday, September 22, 2017.
Wilkinsburg students interested in exploring Pittsburgh Public Schools’ magnet options are invited to check out the Magnet School Fair! It’s this Saturday, September 16th from 9AM–1PM at Pittsburgh SciTech, 107 Thackeray Avenue, Pittsburgh, PA 15260. #ParnershipPride
Check out recent news coverage of the Wilkinsburg School District. New Pittsburgh Courier Superintendent Dr. Linda Iverson brings brighter outlook for Wilkinsburg schools Pittsburgh Post-Gazette First year of Westinghouse-Wilkinsburg partnership praised, but challenges ahead WPXI Wilkinsburg holds back to school event ahead of new year Big changes as Wilkinsburg students go back to school […]
Enjoy our Back to School Night celebration? Well, the fun isn’t over yet. Wilkinsburg families with students attending Pittsburgh Westinghouse Academy next year are invited to Pittsburgh Public Schools’ block party, Saturday, Sept. 9th from 12:00-4:00pm. A bus will be available to shuttle Wilkinsburg families attending the block party to Pittsburgh Westinghouse Academy in front of the Wilkinsburg School District […]