Rob Williams warned his daughter that some of her classmates might react negatively after they complained last week about a Plum High
The school board learned in the spring that the district is paying for health care benefits for retirees who are eligible for Medicare.
The work includes a new roof, new heating and air-conditioning systems, lighting improvements and water conservation measures.
The free program, created for the Drug Enforcement Administration, aims to teach students about the science behind drug addiction.
The West Hills Symphonic Band will perform a mix of sacred and secular music Sunday at West Allegheny High School.
The school district hosted a Nov. 29 forum to gather public input regarding a number of projects totaling $12.78 million.
Secondary students will be dismissed early on Tuesday so that sessions focusing on literacy can be held for teachers.
Of faculty who voted, 94 percent supported the agreement, while 100 percent of coaches voted in favor.
Principal Melissa Pearlman said that the source of the insect has not been determined, but it’s unlikely bed bugs infest the school.
Board president Regina Holley says improving student achievement will be among her top priorities.
Woodland Hills High School Principal Kevin Murray and his attorney discussed an audio recording of him threatening a student.
Regina B. Holley a five-year board member from District 2 was chosen as president for the second consecutive year.
A crowd packed the Woodland Hills School Board meeting Monday night to talk about high school principal Kevin Murray.
CMU’s College of Engineering and the Heinz College of Information Systems and Public Policy will work jointly on transportation innovations.
A federal judge ordered Han Tong, 24, to be sent home for his role in helping others cheat on their college entrance exams.
Study by The Chronicle of Higher Education found that 39 presidents earned more than $1 million, compared with 32 the previous year.
Speech to school’s College Republicans draws rebuke from President E. Gordon Gee.
A Pitt professor teaches the skills of fact-based persuasion in an age weaned on the warp speed and anonymity of social media.
Investigators said somebody drew swastikas in a bathroom and painted a racial slur at the football field at Jefferson Middle School.
The Woodland Hills student recorded an encounter with Kevin Murray. The teen has been charged in connection with another recording incident.
The study found that traditional school systems are “surviving but under increased stress” due to rapid charter school growth.
Kevin Murray was allegedly recorded threatening to punch a ninth-grade student in the face in April.
Donald Trump’s candidacy raised questions about the college president’s influence, open discourse, and practicality versus principles.
New regulations explain what states must do to comply with the Every Student Succeeds Act, the law that replaced No Child Left Behind.
Agencies often hire lawyers to help them deal with open records requests.
Abdul Razak Ali Artan, a Somali-born U.S. resident, was shot and killed within minutes by a campus police officer.
A study including CMU students documents 127 selfie deaths with description of app technology to help prevent such casualties.
Penn State University moved Friday to end another costly episode triggered by the Jerry Sandusky child sex assault scandal.
The hotline is a Penn State initiative that provides free math tutoring to students in several area school districts.
A board member shared at a Nov. 15 meeting photos of white cheese with what appeared to be blue mold and a use-by date of 2011.
The payments include $170,866 in bad-faith penalties to a plumbing contractor.
The district plans $9.3 million in renovations and improvements next school year, most of which has been funded.
Students and staff learn the art of writing side by side at Heritage Elementary School in the Franklin Regional School District.
Campus leaders say the Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals program has produced “exemplary student scholars and student leaders.”
The district says a sixth-grader was responsible for drawing a swastika in the mulch at school playground.
Kiron Skinner is founding director of the Institute for Politics and Strategy in CMU’s Dietrich College of Humanities and Social Sciences.
Executive director James Fogarty presented the organization’s 12th Annual Report to the Community on Public School Progress in Pittsburgh.
Alex Hribal is charged with slashing and stabbing 20 fellow students and a security guard at Franklin Regional High School.
District superintendent says students deserve to “feel safe and supported” and that divisive behavior will not be tolerated.
Pittsburgh Public Schools superintendent Anthony Hamlet has joined the effort to have the settlement reviewed by the Supreme Court.
Parents at 11 schools in the North Hills are waiting to learn whether the diocese will move away from the traditional K-8 school model.
A judge is being asked to replace Michelle Stepnick, who resigned in September prior to a controversial vote.
100-plus college presidents, some in Pa., urge President-elect Trump to renounce violence, harassment
The letter was organized by Mariko Silver, president of Bennington College in Bennington, Vt., Inside Higher Ed said.
Ninth- and 10th-grade students celebrated Día de los Muertos, or the Day of the Dead, by honoring the Black Lives Matter movement.
South Park School Board President John Innocenti envisioned a renovated Eagle Stadium with a price tag of about $10 million.
The school board hired Erin Mazer at Monday’s meeting. She will be paid $95,000 per year.
A proposal to sell the former Westinghouse Elementary School in Wilmerding to a charter school is creating some controversy.
In 1964, Francis Dady quit school at age 17 to enlist in the U.S. Army during the Vietnam War.
School directors are considering changes to the high school curriculum and graduation requirements, beginning with the class of 2021.
Questions were raised about why some retired district teachers continue to receive health-care benefits despite being eligible for Medicare.