Pittsburgh Public School District

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Allegheny Co. Health Dept. Provides Tuberculosis, Measles Updates

The Allegheny County Health Department has been looking into cases of tuberculosis ever since a Pittsburgh Public School District student came down with the disease.

03/04/2015

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Health Department: Pittsburgh Public School Student Diagnosed With Tuberculosis

Officials with the Allegheny County Health Department say a student in the Pittsburgh Public School District has been diagnosed with tuberculosis (TB).

02/09/2015

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Airsoft Gun Incident At Minadeo Elementary Under Investigation

Investigators are looking into an incident at Pittsburgh Minadeo Elementary School.

11/26/2014

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A+ Schools Releases Annual Report On Pittsburgh Public Schools

The results of an annual report, evaluating Pittsburgh Public Schools, has been released.

11/17/2014

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Pittsburgh Public Schools’ Recycling Called “Spotty At Best”

Last year, we found that Pittsburgh Public Schools like Minadeo in Squirrel Hill did not recycle, and that cardboard, bottles and cans – that were actually sorted inside the school – were being thrown in the dumpsters outside and hauled away to landfills with the general trash.

06/07/2014

Shataya Cohen suffered a cut to her neck. (Source: Tennille Tomlin)

2 Teens Seriously Injured, Hit Street Sign While Sticking Heads Out School Bus Window

Two eighth graders from the Barack Obama Academy in the Pittsburgh Public School District were injured while hanging out of a school bus after classes on Wednesday.

06/04/2014

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Pittsburgh Public Schools Student Accused Of Making Threat

A 17-year-old student in the Pittsburgh Public School District was taken into custody Friday afternoon after allegedly making a threat.

05/02/2014

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Dr. Lane Gives State Of The Pittsburgh Public School District Report

The superintendent of Pittsburgh Public Schools released her “state of the district” report Wednesday morning.

12/04/2013

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Founder Of Local School’s Anti-Bullying Program Steps Down

He’s become a polarizing figure. The founder of an anti-bullying program at Mifflin Elementary School is now criminally charged with fraud and theft for misappropriation of funds.

08/20/2013

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KD Investigation Gets Action: School Recycling

The Pittsburgh Public School District generates thousands of tons of recyclable waste every year, but environmentalist David Hughes suspects only a small portion of that actually gets recycled.

06/25/2013

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Pittsburgh School Superintendent Talks Security At Local Schools

When a gunman killed 20 students and six adults at Sandy Hook Elementary School in Newtown, Conn., Pittsburgh Public Schools Superintendent Linda Lane says her first thoughts — Pittsburgh.

12/20/2012

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City School Board Approves Budget, Puts Off Tax Hike

The Pittsburgh School Board approved a budget for city schools Wednesday night, but postponed action on raising property taxes, as recommended by Superintendent Dr. Linda Lane.

12/20/2012

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A-Plus Schools’ Report For City Students “Disheartening, Disappointing” For Superintendent

The news is not good when it comes to the academic achievement of students in Pittsburgh Public Schools. The A-Plus Schools’ annual report was released Monday.

11/12/2012

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Local Leaders Celebrate Another Successful Year For Pittsburgh Promise

The Pittsburgh Promise released its fourth annual progress report today. In addition to highlighting some of the program’s success, leaders announced a new initiative to bring Latinos into the city.

09/27/2012

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New Details Emerge In Alleged Assault Case Involving School Officer

There are new details in the ongoing sex assault case involving a Pittsburgh Public Schools police officer.

09/06/2012

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