Pittsburgh Public Schools
The Mayor calls it another piece of the Pittsburgh Promise. On Tuesday, Mayor Luke Ravenstahl launched his newest mentoring initiative called Promise Coaches.
A new report is raising concerns about absenteeism in the Pittsburgh Public 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.
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.
The shooting at Sandy Hook Elementary School in Connecticut has set off discussions at local schools about security.
Pittsburgh Public Schools are giving out more than $2 million in bonuses. According to our news partners at the Pittsburgh Post-Gazette, teachers and union workers at 10 schools showing growth in student achievement received the bonuses.
As lawmakers debate what to do about the impending fiscal cliff, we’re starting to get a better understanding of just what is at stake, including education.
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.
A former Pittsburgh schools police officer, accused of sexually assaulting students, appeared in court today and faced his accusers before he was ordered for trial.
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.
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.”
The former Pittsburgh Public Schools police officer who is accused in connection with the sexual assaults of students made his first appearance before a judge Thursday.
A Pittsburgh school police officer accused of sexually abusing students back in the late 1990s has been arrested. Robert Lellock, 43, was taken into custody Wednesday afternoon. He faces nearly 20 counts involving four alleged victims.
A Pittsburgh School Police officer is planning to resign. The Pittsburgh Public School Board is reportedly planning a meeting where School Police Officer Robert Lellock can turn in his resignation.
The Pittsburgh Beechwood PreK-5 school in Beechview will be treated with pesticides on Saturday after school officials found a bed bug on a student recently.