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.
Welcome to The Education Partnership: Your school (Kelly Elementary) was selected for the FY16 School and Classroom Supplies Initiative from a very competitive list. We look forward to make your school’s engagement a great success! The Education Partnership received an impressive number of applications for the upcoming school year. We have found that the most successful […]
Kelly Elementary School hosted Mad Science on May 18th. The program presents science in a visual and interactive manner, which sparks imaginative curiosity. We had an assembly on Fire and Ice, followed by interactive groups (Polymer Playground, Optics, and States of Matter). The students LOVED the assembly and interaction with gaining knowledge about science. […]
Kelly School hosted our annual Literacy Night on May 20, 2015. It was called “Passport into the Future.” When families arrived they got a passport and were able to go into the future by visiting their “future teacher.” Each grade level was a different continent and the families got to gain tickets if they visited […]
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 […]