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Mom Upset After Mix-Up At Local School Allows 6-Year-Old To Leave Unattended

A local mom says she got a real scare when she showed up at school to pick up her 6-year-old daughter only to find her daughter wasn’t there.

09/26/2014

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More Threats Prompt Modified Lockdown At 3 Pittsburgh Public Schools

Three Pittsburgh Public Schools were back on a modified lockdown Monday.

09/22/2014

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Pgh. Public Schools Students Return To Class With Heightened Security

There was heightened security at three Pittsburgh Public Schools Thursday morning, after threats prompted evacuations earlier this week.

09/18/2014

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3 Pittsburgh Public Schools Evacuated Due To Threat

Three schools in the Pittsburgh Public Schools District are being evacuated due to a voicemail threat.

09/17/2014

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2 Elementary Students Face Discipline For Toy Guns

Two Pittsburgh elementary school students face discipline after one student shot another with a toy gun that fires plastic pellets, and another student was also found to have a similar gun.

09/03/2014

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Pittsburgh Public Schools Investigating After Students Found With Toy Guns

Pittsburgh Public Schools Officials are investigating after one student shot another with a toy pellet gun on a school bus.

09/02/2014

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Changes In Place As Pittsburgh Public Schools Students Return To Class

Students in the Pittsburgh Public Schools were met with some changes as they returned to the classroom today.

08/25/2014

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Pittsburgh Public Schools To Provide Free Lunches To All Students

When students return to the Pittsburgh Public Schools for the coming year, they will get something many students in other school districts won’t get.

08/20/2014

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$40M Education Grant Could Be Saved By State’s Ruling

Teacher evaluations are at the center of billionaire Bill Gates’ effort to improve public education in America.

07/29/2014

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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

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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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Power Outages Close 4 Pittsburgh Public Schools

Some powerful storms moved through the area Tuesday night, which caused some significant damage and power outages.

05/28/2014

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4th Grader Caught Smoking Pot In School, Faces Discipline

An elementary school student is facing punishment after Pittsburgh Public School officials say she was caught smoking marijuana in a school restroom.

05/23/2014

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Study Recommends Changes For Pittsburgh Public Schools

A report that rates the faculty at Pittsburgh’s Public Schools suggests that the district needs to make some changes.

05/22/2014

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12 Diagnosed With Whooping Cough At Taylor Allderdice High School

Pittsburgh Public Schools officials and the Allegheny County Health Department have confirmed 11 cases of whooping cough at a city high school.

05/14/2014

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