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.
NEA Vice President Becky Pringle had a homecoming of sorts during this year’s American Education Week celebration, when she returned to the Western Pennsylvania elementary school where she completed her student teaching in the 1970s. Pringle joined PSEA President Mike Crossey to visit classrooms and read to students at Turner Elementary School in Wilkinsburg. They […]
Grandparent’s Day was held on Tuesday, November 18, 2014. Kelly Student Council and the Kelly Staff did a great job with Grandparent’s Day. Everyone enjoyed the presentations and the student council’s performances. It was a huge turn out! View the photo album.
Operation Warm and Pittsburgh Firefighters On Thursday, November 6th, the Pittsburgh Firefighters teamed up with Operation Warm and came to both elementary schools to deliver brand new winter coats for all of the Kindergarten students. The Wilkinsburg School District would like to extend a sincere “Thank You” to all involved for their generosity. Contact: Diane Meszaros at […]