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    The Juice. Good News Weekly. [9.8.14]
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    School Board Vacancy
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    Greetings from Daniel J. Matsook, Ed.D., Superintendent
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    The Benefits of Music Education
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    T.I.G.E.R.S. After School Program
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    Kelly Elementary Honors Assembly
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The Juice. Good News Weekly. [9.8.14]

Start the Presses! The Sixth Grade Newspaper is Underway! Sixth grade students at Kelly Elementary School have volunteered to engage in a project of completing a newspaper edition.  This project is an extension of a reading assignment involving manuscripts and publishing. Articles will include new staff, food, favorite topics of typical sixth grade students, and […]

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School Board Vacancy

The Wilkinsburg School District Board of Directors has a board vacancy. Interested candidates MUST: Reside in Wilkinsburg for a period of no less than one year Submit a letter of intent explaining why he or she would like to serve as school director, along with any qualifications and experience that might benefit the board and […]

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Greetings from Daniel J. Matsook, Ed.D., Superintendent

Greetings! The 2014-2015 school year is underway. The buildings have been prepped, our staff is rejuvenated, our students have arrived, and expectations have been raised.  As the newly appointed superintendent, I am excited about the opportunity to work with our staff and students throughout the new school year. On opening day with our staff, I […]

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Wilkinsburg Community Engagement Concert

Wilkinsburg Community Engagement Concert The Pittsburgh Symphony Orchestra collaborates with local residents and organizations to perform an annual concert at Wilkinsburg High School, and all proceeds from the concert go to the music programs in the Wilkinsburg School District. You are invited to this year’s concert: A Pittsburgh Symphony Orchestra concert featuring vocalist Katy Williams […]

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Coached by school’s all-time leading scorer, Wilkinsburg surges to Section 4 title

 

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After School Holiday Events Bring Toys for Tots

With special guests and presents from Toys for Tots, the fifth through eighth graders participating in Wilkinsburg Middle School’s after-school program and The CASTLE (Clairton’s After-School Teaching & Learning Experience), had plenty of fun at their holiday events in December. On hand to help celebrate at Wilkinsburg were state Rep. Ed Gainey (D-Lincoln Lemington) and his Chief of […]

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Celebrating Hometown Pride

August Wilson Center for African American Culture Carnegie Museum of Art Carnegie Museum of Natural History Carnegie Science Center Children’s Museum of Pittsburgh Hill House Association The National Aviary Phipps Conservatory Pittsburgh Ballet Theatre Pittsburgh CLO Pittsburgh Cultural District Pittsburgh Opera Pittsburgh Penguins Pittsburgh Pirates Pittsburgh Public Theatre Pittsburgh Steelers Pittsburgh Symphony Orchestra Pittsburgh Zoo & PPG […]

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Welcoming Back the Pittsburgh Symphony Orchestra

  The Pittsburgh Symphony Orchestra (PSO) is presenting their eleventh annual Community Engagement Concert for the community of Wilkinsburg at the Wilkinsburg High School Auditorium, on Friday, May 16, 2014. Tickets can be purchased by calling the Wilkinsburg High School Music Department at 412-871-2882 or 412-371-9504 x 2717, and will also be available at the door on the night […]

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T.I.G.E.R.S. After School Program

The Wilkinsburg Middle School, in partnership with Communities In Schools (CIS), is proud to offer the T.I.G.E.R.S. after-school program serving 7th and 8th graders in the Wilkinsburg community. … When: Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday and Thursday from 2:45 to 5:45 p.m. Available from October 1, 2012 through June 13, 2013 Where:  Wilkinsburg Middle School *Transportation home […]

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The Benefits of Music Education

Whether your child is the next Beyonce or more likely to sing her solos in the shower, she is bound to benefit from some form of music education. Research shows that learning the do-re-mis can help children excel in ways beyond the basic ABCs. More Than Just Music Research has found that learning music facilitates […]

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