Student Support Services
The Mission of the Pittsburgh Public Schools Comprehensive System of Student Services is to provide a coordinated system of services to enhance student learning by addressing barriers that impact the cognitive, physical, emotion and social well-being of students.
- To consistently utilize a child-centered, team approach to plan and deliver needed services to students, staff and families.
- To provide a diversified array of student support services that are developmentally appropriate and research-based.
- To promote school, family and community collaboration to ensure that every student receives the necessary supports to enhance their cognitive, physical, social and emotional growth and development.
- To provide effective school-based and community-based services in the areas of Counseling and Social Work, Physical and Mental Health, and Safe and Drug Free Schools.