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Mt. Lebanon’s new $110 million high school offers new labs, music, art, academic and athletic facilities to its 1,700 students.
The Wilkinsburg district is set to meet officials of Pittsburgh Public Schools, also a bordering district, later this month.
Students from the Assumption School and The Day School at the Children’s Institute have a special bond.
The teen, who was not identified, also is accused of sending threats to schools in Nashville; Brockton and Whitman, Mass.; and Burke, Va.
The scattered but growing “opt-out” movement is defying the latest attempt by states to improve academic performance.
Students and staff returned to Sto-Rox Middle School hours after being evacuated this afternoon, Superintendent Terry DeCarbo said.
The planned new rate would have charged about $264 per credit.
Randi Weingarten, president of the American Federation of Teachers, said Pittsburgh Woolslair PreK-5 parents set an example for others.
State Sen. Jay Costa, D-Forest Hills, said he is “optimistic” a deal can be reached.
A judge ordered the woman, who pleaded guilty to stealing more than $90,000 at Keystone Oaks High School, to serve jail time.
The teenager, whom the FBI did not identify, is also accused of making threats against schools in Massachusetts and Virginia.
The money is needed to keep the district open until the end of the year, officials say.
The girl remains in critical condition after the Thursday afternoon incident in the Arlington section of Pittsburgh.
The students in grades K-3 are attending another school in the Shaler Area School District after an April 4 fire in their own building.
Melanie Reese and Alyssa Pearson, sixth-graders at Avalon Elementary School, created the video
Shipley brings 25 years of experience in public education to the school district.
The new volunteer policy conforms to state Act 153, which requires the checks.
The closed school in Baldwin Borough was most recently used as a senior citizen center.
Avalon Elementary teacher Gretchen Monahan is part of a group of educators selected for a new teaching technology program called SMART amp.
Gateway’s expenditures for 2015-16 are $3.1 million higher than the current school year.
Propel considers opening K-4 school inside Sto-Rox High School to the ire of many.
Each year, eighth-graders in the career advancement class get experience in running a business by preparing a meal for senior citizens.
It keeps all education programs, expands technology initiatives and replaces all retiring teachers, said board President J. Dayle Ferguson.
School board members are expected Monday night to select among Eckles Architecture of New Castle, VEBH Architects and Stantec.
Users can choose a school and learn about lunch menus, calendars, school news and athletic information as well as receive notifications.
Katherine Halliday is the 2014-15 winner of the Pennsylvania Association of Student Councils District 2 Adviser of the Year Award.
School news from Pittsburgh region’s north communities.
School news from throughout the west communities.
Members of both political parties said the question they must answer before any commitments can be made is the source of new money.
Former schools police officer Robert Lellock is serving 32 to 64 years in prison for his crimes at Arthur J. Rooney Middle School.
Grell served on the board of the Public School Employees’ Retirement System from 2009 until January.
College president Ken Smith is leaving after 11 years to become a dean at the University of Mary Hardin-Baylor in Belton, Texas.
The case has drawn widespread attention as the nation debates the amount and importance of standardized testing.
David Jamison will take over for departing President Gregory Dell’Omo, who is leaving to become president of Rider University.
The candidates in District 6 are Samuel Hurst, 32, of Brookline, Tracy Link, 46. of Mount Washington and Moira Kaleida, 30, of Beechview.
Officials said a man struck a 12-year-old girl in the head with a board in a wooded area behind the nearby apartment complex.
The man was seen walking near the Aliquippa Junior-Senior High School late Monday morning, leading to a lockdown of two schools.
Davaun Barnett was fired after school officials said he lied about an investigation into $300 that went missing after a school event.
The Pennsylvania System of School Assessment tests will be harder in some areas as they adapt to the state’s new Common Core standards.
The Goldsboro, N.C., campus was on lockdown as authorities searched for the shooter.
The organization plans to work with Pitt officials to attract a more diverse student body and to help those already there feel more welcome.
Police and officials met with families at Seton La Salle Catholic High School in Mt. Lebanon after threats cancelled classes last week.
Nonprofit started by a Pitt student helps rural Cambodians combat disease through handwashing and better hygiene
The school was closed both Wednesday and Thursday and students worked from home on Friday after a threatening e-mail sent to faculty.
A pioneer in brain studies gets an honor from Carnegie Mellon University.
A detective "noticed numerous similarities" between the handwriting on the report about the fire and the threat on the bathroom wall.
Wesley Shipley’s appointment is expected to be approved by the Mars Area school board at its next regular meeting Tuesday.
The increases will help close a $3.4 million shortfall in its 2015-16 budget, generating some $2.7 million in revenue.
The incident did not happen on school grounds and school officials said they do not know what occurred.
The Baldwin-Whitehall School District in May will induct 11 alumni into the district’s first Distinguished Highlander Alumni Hall of Fame.