KDKA has learned that Dr. Linda Lane, who has been the calm superintendent of Pittsburgh’s Public Schools for the past five years, has decided to step down at the end of the school year.
The city’s federal prosecutor is set to announce a $3 million grant that will enable Pittsburgh Public Schools to study and combat violence.
This morning in Oakland, law enforcement officers from all around southwestern Pennsylvania, including local, state, and federal were recognized.
Back-to-school is a very busy time, but not just for students and teachers. Those who make the policy decisions are hard at work to give the kids the best shot at getting a quality education.
Pittsburgh Public Schools painting sold for $750,000 to bring money to the cash-strapped school district.
Pittsburgh Public Schools officials are concerned about the district’s future finances.
A new report is raising concerns about absenteeism in the Pittsburgh Public Schools.
The former police chief for the Pittsburgh Public Schools is speaking out for the first time, calling the sex assault charges against a former school police officer “the tip of the iceberg.”
The Pittsburgh Public Schools District had been making steady improvement, but the 2012 PSSA exams showed a decline in academic performance district-wide in both math and reading.
While city school struggle with a dropout rate of 50 percent, 96 percent of Extra Mile students graduate high school. Almost all go on to college, trade school or the military.
The Pittsburgh Board of Education approved a realignment plan that calls for school closures and job cuts. The district faces a projected $100 million budget deficit by the year 2015.
Big changes are being proposed to save money in the Pittsburgh Public School District.
PITTSBURGH (KDKA) — The new year will bring new leadership for the Pittsburgh Public Schools. Superintendent Mark Roosevelt is off to a college presidency in Ohio. He was only here for five years, but brought […]