With Thanksgiving less than a week away, a lot of organizations are gathering food and donations for those in need. But in Penn Hills, some students are collecting something else.
Twins make up 20 percent of the kindergarten class at Burchfield Elementary School in Allison Park.
A mother in the Highlands School District claims her 5-year-old daughter was sexually assaulted by two kindergarten classmates in the cafeteria at Fawn Primary Center.
Summer break is just days away for students of the Pittsburgh City School District. While students will be out of the classroom, they will still be learning thanks to a generous donation to the district’s kindergarteners.
There’s a growing trend where parents are holding their children back to start kindergarten when they’re older. Whether it’s for academic, athletic or social reasons, many parents think that by being older, their kids will have an edge.
Six-year-old Lasearen Rucker, who is in kindergarten, says the only thing he could think to do was “follow the light” when he woke up in the Baldwin Whitehall School District bus garage.
Is your child ready for kindergarten — or should you wait a year before enrolling him or her? One expert explains what to look for in your child to help make that sometimes difficult decision.
Kindergarten is not legally required in Pennsylvania, so the University of Pittsburgh has started community efforts to help increase enrollment and make sure kids are in the classroom by the first day of school.
Where Governor Corbett and Republicans made their cuts has sparked controversy, especially among educators who say children are being unfairly targeted.
While their children colored, parents in the McKeesport Area School District registered their children for full-day kindergarten.