Pittsburgh Public Schools

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Pittsburgh Promise Scales Back To Extend Years of Service

The Pittsburgh Promise has come a long way since first announced, but scholarship cuts threaten its legacy.

07/14/2015

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Popular Music Teacher Retiring After 33 Years In The Classroom

Adrianne Kelly has been teaching music at Minadeo Elementary School for 31 of her 33 years with the Pittsburgh school system. But retirement looms. This year is her last.

06/03/2015

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Protestors Urge Pittsburgh School Board To Change Discipline Policies

Keep kids in school was the message some community members, parents, and students were trying to spread Tuesday.

05/27/2015

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Governor Optimistic That Property Tax Relief Is On Its Way

Gov. Tom Wolf was back in Pittsburgh on Tuesday, this time to meet with Pittsburgh School District educators at Roosevelt Elementary School in Carrick.

05/19/2015

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Nashville Teen Accused Of Threatening Brashear HS, Several Other Schools

A Nashville teen has been arrested on a state terrorism charge after being accused of threatening schools in Tennessee and three other states.

04/17/2015

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Arlington Residents In Shock After School Van Hits 7-Year-Old Girl

A 7-year-old girl remains in critical condition after being hit by a school van as she walked home Thursday.

04/17/2015

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7-Year-Old Girl In Critical Condition After Being Hit By School Van

A 7-year-old girl was taken to the hospital after being hit by a school van.

04/16/2015

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Crime Stoppers Seeking Answers In Stanton Heights Homicide

Pittsburgh Police are reaching out to the public for help in the investigation into the shooting death of 20-year-old Jordan Kearney of Stanton Heights.

04/15/2015

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Former Elementary School Teacher To Stand Trial Over Alleged Relationship With 11-Year-Old

A former Pittsburgh Public Schools teacher accused of having an inappropriate relationship with an 11-year-old student will go to trial.

04/01/2015

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Pittsburgh Local Task Force Hands Out Champion Awards To Top Teachers & Students

The Pittsburgh Local Task Force is charged with improving and expanding the opportunities for students with disabilities in the Pittsburgh Public Schools.

03/26/2015

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Former Elementary School Teacher Arraigned Over Alleged Relationship With 11-Year-Old

A former Pittsburgh Public Schools teacher, accused of having an inappropriate relationship with an 11-year-old girl, was arraigned Wednesday morning.

03/25/2015

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Former Pittsburgh Public School Teacher Allegedly Exchanged Hundreds Of Texts With 11-Year-Old

A former Pittsburgh Public School teacher is accused of having an inappropriate relationship with an 11-year-old girl in which they reportedly exchanged hundreds of texts and planned to run away together.

03/24/2015

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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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Pittsburghers Forced To Battle Brutally Cold Temperatures

If you have lived in Pittsburgh long enough, you know how cold it has to be for the Allegheny River to be frozen over.

02/20/2015

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Record-Breaking Cold Causing Problems, More Snow On The Way

The latest round of frigid weather to move into our area has actually set a couple of records.

02/20/2015

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