Pittsburgh Oliver Citywide Academy
Pittsburgh Oliver Citywide Academy will continue remote synchronous instruction for all students until Monday, October 17.
The extension is at the request of the school's staff, still addressing the trauma and mental health needs of the entire school community following the severe incident of September 29.
PITTSBURGH (KDKA) -- When most of us were in school, we took science classes like biology and chemistry, but computer science may be even more important for today's kids. Yet nearly 90% of kindergarten through eighth grade students don't have access to computer science classes. KDKA-TV's Kristine Sorensen visited a local school where the nonprofit STEM Coding Lab is providing computer classes there and in schools around the region.
Pittsburgh Phillips K-5 had a slime the teacher event today to celebrate working hard to be respectful all month as part of their PBIS incentive. Third grade teacher Mrs. ElSabbagh was the brave staff member who was selected by students and families through a raffle at Back to School Night.
Superintendent Dr. Wayne N. Walters has been named the inaugural honoree of The Plant A Seed Experience. The experience supports the work of Plant A Seed Children’s Partnership Inc., which through its Working Supportive/Mentoring Curriculum supports youth with life skills that will guide them to better conflict resolution and decision-making - planting comprehensive skills for tomorrow’s generation today.
ABOUT OUR SCHOOL
Pittsburgh Oliver Citywide Academy is a full-time special education center serving grades 3-12. All students have an Individualized Education Plan (IEP) that drives the instructional decisions for the students. Pittsburgh Oliver Citywide Academy adheres to the Pittsburgh Public School curriculum with adaptations according to the students' I.E.P.s.
Pittsburgh Oliver Citywide Academy is a highly structured school with a school-wide behavioral management system to support the positive behavioral support plans for each student. Pittsburgh Oliver Citywide Academy's staff is trained in therapeutic crisis interventions.
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