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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

  • Pittsburgh Public Schools Plan Student Walkout Activities

    Pittsburgh Patch, March 13, 2018

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  • Pittsburgh CAPA student places at annual August Wilson Monologue Competition

    Pittsburgh Post-Gazette, March 13, 2018

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  • Pittsburgh Public Schools, Teachers Union Reach Accord

    Pittsburgh Public Schools and the Pittsburgh Federation of Teachers reached tentative agreements on contracts.

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