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Pittsburgh Schools To Get $3M For Violence Study

The city’s federal prosecutor is set to announce a $3 million grant that will enable Pittsburgh Public Schools to study and combat violence.

10/06/2014

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Law Enforcement Officials Receive Deserved Recognition

This morning in Oakland, law enforcement officers from all around southwestern Pennsylvania, including local, state, and federal were recognized.

11/14/2013

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Pittsburgh Public Schools Launches ‘Be There’ Campaign

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.

08/26/2013

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Painting Brings $750,000 To Pittsburgh Public Schools

Pittsburgh Public Schools painting sold for $750,000 to bring money to the cash-strapped school district.

05/08/2013

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Pittsburgh Public Schools Could Run Out Of Money In 2015

Pittsburgh Public Schools officials are concerned about the district’s future finances.

03/06/2013

New Report Raises Concerns About Pittsburgh Public Schools

A new report is raising concerns about absenteeism in the Pittsburgh Public Schools.

02/04/2013

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Former Pittsburgh School Police Chief Speaks Out

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.”

09/20/2012

Pencil, Class, School, Students

Test Scores Drop In Pittsburgh Public Schools

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.

08/10/2012

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Extra Mile Schools Succeed Where Others Fail

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.

12/01/2011

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Langley, Oliver Among Schools Slated To Close

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.

11/23/2011

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Big Changes Possible For Pittsburgh Public Schools

Big changes are being proposed to save money in the Pittsburgh Public School District.

08/04/2011

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Superintendent Mark Roosevelt: District’s Culture Has Changed

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 […]

KDKA-TV–12/28/2010

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