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.

School for dyslexic students to replace North Catholic location

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Photo by Nicole Moga Founded in 1939, North Catholic High School closed it's doors in June 2014 due to a drop in enrollment. The school...

Darieth Chisolm to speak out on cyber harassment at Providence Connections

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Former WPXI on-air personality, Darieth Chisolm to host  Providence Connections' "Families First Networking Series: Everyday Courage and How to Combat Cyber Harassment" By: Neil Strebig Earlier...

Summer at the Aviary

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Photo by Alyse Horn By Alexandria Stryker The National Aviary has unveiled a new immersive exhibit that allows visitors to get up close and personal with...

The Northside Chronicle Channel: Chef Emily Larsen of Providence Family Support Center

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In association with PCTV21, The Northside Chronicle Channel is a YouTube series highlighting local small businesses, nonprofits and personalities on the Northside. In this episode, Managing...

Three new principals will lead Northside schools

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By Merecedes J. Howze, Pittsburgh Public Schools At the April, 2014 legislative meeting, the School Board of Pittsburgh approved the appointments of three new leaders for...

Preservation Podcast helps students perpetuate history

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Young Preservationists Association and a group of Perry Traditional Academy students create a podcast discussing the value of neighborhood preservation. By: Neil Strebig   Preservation isn't exactly...

Perry High School JROTC Military Ball, Awards Dinner

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On 9 May 2014 the Perry High School Junior Reserve Officer Corp held its Annual Military Ball and Awards Dinner at the American Legion...

Strengthening Partnerships

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Photo by Merecedes J. Howze New Pittsburgh Oliver Citywide Academy principal, Jessica Colbert (second from left), outside with some of her new students.     By Merecedes J....

A+ Schools Releases 2017 Report on School Progress in Pittsburgh

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Strong principal leadership in some schools creating significant gains for all students, but enrollment declines pose a significant challenge for Pittsburgh Public Schools PITTSBURGH, PA...

Jayne Miller the poster child for better Pittsburgh parks

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Jayne Miller, president and CEO of Pittsburgh Parks Conservancy, grew up on the southern end of the Adirondack Mountains. That's where her love of...