Pittsburgh Public Schools
Teacher evaluations are at the center of billionaire Bill Gates’ effort to improve public education in America.
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.
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.
Some powerful storms moved through the area Tuesday night, which caused some significant damage and power outages.
An elementary school student is facing punishment after Pittsburgh Public School officials say she was caught smoking marijuana in a school restroom.
A report that rates the faculty at Pittsburgh’s Public Schools suggests that the district needs to make some changes.
Pittsburgh Public Schools officials and the Allegheny County Health Department have confirmed 11 cases of whooping cough at a city high school.
Advanced placement classes were once reserved for gifted students only. But Brashear High School has opened the door to others, as long as they are willing to work.
A 17-year-old student in the Pittsburgh Public School District was taken into custody Friday afternoon after allegedly making a threat.
An 11-year-old girl in the fifth grade at Sunnyside Elementary School in Pittsburgh’s Stanton Heights neighborhood is facing charges after she allegedly brought two kitchen knives to school this week.
A KD investigation exposed wasteful spending of taxpayer dollars at the Urban Pathways Charter School.
A western Pennsylvania school district has abandoned the idea of acquiring Pittsburgh’s struggling August Wilson Center for African American Culture.
Gathering in the cold, community leaders and parents called on the Pittsburgh Federation of Teachers to adopt high standards of evaluation — saying lower standards hurt teachers, parents.
Pittsburgh Public Schools are running an $18 million dollar budget and could be broke in two years without dramatic cuts.
It certainly is a bright, sunny day at Sunnyside Pre-K to 8 in Stanton Heights.