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    Welcome to the PPS Newsroom!


    The Office of Public Information coordinates news coverage for the Pittsburgh Public Schools and is responsible for handling official communications between the District and the news media by providing story ideas to media outlets and helping to arrange appropriate interviews.

    The office is responsible for the following: 
    • Responding to media inquiries;
    • News releases on district and school activities; 
    • News conferences and briefings;
    • Radio and television broadcasts;
    • Sharing of District news on the PPS website and through social media channels. 
    Please view the District News Media Relations policy.

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    Ebony R. Pugh

    Director, Public Relations and Media Content

    Merecedes J. Williams

    Manager, Media

District News

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  • Pittsburgh Allderdice Senior Recognized in Prestigious Science Competition

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  • Hamlet: Task force will examine disparities, biases in safety at Pittsburgh's public schools

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