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.
Kelly School Student Council wanted to challenge Teachers at Kelly School during Teacher Appreciation Week. We had an assembly Friday afternoon called “Are you smarter than a Kelly School Teacher?” Student Council got to challenge every classroom teacher in the school with trivia questions. Every teacher got to walk the red carpet. The students got to cheer […]
May 4th to May 8th was teacher appreciation week. Kelly School has a wonderful group of teachers. The teachers got a special treat from principal, Ms Fisher. They received a teacher breakfast to honor all of their hard work. Thank you so much Kelly Teachers and Ms Fisher!!
Every year Kelly School has the honor to host Junior Achievement. Junior Achievement USA helps students gain knowledge and economic reasoning skills to make sound financial decisions for the future. The students gain information on city zones, importance of money, paying taxes, and understanding entrepreneurs within a city. Successful individuals gave up their time to come and […]
Kelly School hosted our annual “Muffins with Mom” on Thursday, May 7th at 8:30 am. Our Kelly School Mother’s were invited to the school to enjoy a muffin and beverage with their child/children, participate in a classroom visit and enjoy a presentation in our Gymnasium. Thank you to all of our Mothers that attended. We had 120 […]
On May 5 & 6, 2015, community meetings were held to share the goals of the renovations projects for both Kelly Elementary and Turner Elementary Schools, to provide a forum for feedback and support of these projects. Below are PDFs of the slideshows presented at these meetings. Kelly Elementary Presentation Turner Elementary Presentation For more […]
Nurse’s Day was one May 6th. Kelly Elementary School is so thankful for our nurse, Mrs. Kura. Thank you for always listening to our staff and students, putting band-aids on our boo boos, ice packs for our bumps, and always lending a hand! Happy Nurse’s Day!