PPS Report Shows Higher Graduation Rates, Concerns In Other AreasA+ Schools, an independent, non-profit group that advocates for students in the Pittsburgh Public Schools, released its annual Report To The Community.
3 PPS Immigrant Students File Harassment ClaimsThree immigrant students in the Pittsburgh Public Schools District reported being harassed last week.
PPS Board Members Shocked By Report On Discipline In DistrictPittsburgh Public Schools officials are reportedly shocked by new data on discipline in the district.
Advocates Demand Changes To School Discipline Policies At Rally In PittsburghIn the fight to keep young people out of jail; Pittsburgh is hosting the National Rally for Dignity in Schools.
University Prep Student Found Possessing 10 Stamp Bags Of HeroinAn 11th grade student at University Prep was found with nearly a dozen stamp bags of heroin Tuesday morning.
Parents, Advocates Calling For Changes In Public School PunishmentAcross the country, parents and students are taking a closer look at the way kids are punished in public schools.
Pittsburgh Public Schools Receive Low Marks In New ReportA new report shows a drop in test scores for Pittsburgh Public Schools.
Kidsburgh: “First Row” Program Getting Girls Active, Teaching Them TeamworkA local program called "First Row" gives girls in Pittsburgh Public Schools the opportunity to row on a team at no cost, using money from grants and private donors.
4 Schools Going Back To Normal Schedule Despite Continued Closure Of Liberty BridgeThe Liberty Bridge may still be shut down following a fire earlier this month, but some Pittsburgh Public Schools are going back to their normal schedule.
Several Schools Locked Down Due To Police Chase, Shots FiredSeveral Pittsburgh Public Schools were placed on lockdwon Monday afternoon after a crash on the North Shore and a police chase in the South Hills.
4 Juveniles Detained After Teen Shot Near Perry High SchoolPittsburgh Perry High School was placed on lockdown Thursday morning due to a shooting outside.
Commuters Forced To Deal With Effects Of Liberty Bridge ClosureDue to the closure of the Liberty Bridge, some drivers dealt with headaches during their morning commute today.