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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 Pugh

    Public Information Officer

    Merecedes J. Howze

    Project Assistant

District News

  • Students at Perry Traditional Academy help the hungry in Pittsburgh

    WTAE ABC Pittsburgh, June 12, 2018

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  • Pittsburgh Public Schools in line for $250,000 grant to provide mobile hotspots to students

    Pittsburgh Post-Gazette, June 18, 2018

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  • Dr. Anthony Hamlet on Things Pittsburgh Public Schools Have to Offer

    CBS Pittsburgh, May 27, 2018

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