Education

Announcements and information on public and private institutions in the area along with breaking news on outreach programs and services throughout the Northside communities.

Makers are made at the Carnegie Science Center Fab Lab

Errors aren't a problem at the Carnegie Science Center Fab Lab. Mistakes are how makers learn. By S. Rose Eilenberg Past the chaos of the interactive...

ONS School Partnerships Committee formed to improve NS schools

The One Northside School Partnerships Committee was formed to improve the Quality of Education and success of Northside schools. By Dwayne Barker and Chris Sweeney,...

Coding class fuels push for more computer science education

A community “Hour of Code” will be held at CoLab18 in the Northside this December as part of Computer Science Education Week, a global...

Alan Perry resigns as NS Scoutmaster after 27 years

Starting in 2019, Bidwell Street United Presbyterian Church in Manchester may no longer have a Boy Scout troop. Alan Perry, who served as the...

ISG and Sippel Steel Fabrication offer no-cost welding training program

Get welding experience for free by attending an instructional welding program through a partnership between Integrative Staffing Group (ISG) and Sippel Steel Fabrication. The program...

Directory of Northside Schools

A directory of Northside schools and school officials. PPS Elementary Schools: Allegheny Traditional Academy K-5 Principal: Molly O’Malley-Arguenta Contact: momalleyarguenta1@pghschools.org, (412) 529-4100 Location: 810 Arch St., Pittsburgh, PA 15212 Enrollment:...

Annual Owl Brunch marks Halloween season at the Aviary

The National Aviary on Pittsburgh's Northside held its annual Owl Brunch on Sunday, Oct. 21. Featured bird guests at the brunch were an Eastern screech...

MACS celebrates 20 years of service to the Northside community

On Saturday, October 13, Manchester Academic Charter School (MACS) celebrated its 20th anniversary with a formal event at the UPMC Club Lounge at Heinz...

Rivers Casino partners with CCAC to promote dealer jobs

Through a partnership with Rivers Casino, the Community College of Allegheny County (CCAC) offers scholarships for its six-week Dealer Training School. By Ashlee Green As Director...

Children’s Museum expands into former NS library with museumlab™

An event held on Friday, September 21, announced the Children's Museum of Pittsburgh's plans to transform the former Carnegie Library-Allegheny into museumlab™, an interactive,...