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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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    MEDIA CONTACTS

    Ebony Pugh

    Public Information Officer
    412-529-3616
     

    Merecedes J. Howze

    Project Assistant
    412-529-3800

District News

  • Superintendent Expresses Optimism for Pittsburgh Public Schools After Teachers Ratify Contract

    The ratification of a new three-year agreement with PPS by the Pittsburgh Federation of Teachers represents a new era.

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  • Summer Dreamers Academy 2018 Adds “Little Dreamers” and Releases 2017 Findings

    The Summer Dreamers Academy expands the program and releases 2017 findings report.

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  • THE ALUMNI AND FRIENDS OF TAYLOR ALLDERDICE HIGH SCHOOL’S ANNUAL HALL OF FAME

    Celebrated environmental health researcher and author, influential climate change scientist and educator, Broadway and movie composer, globally-engaged fashion designer, and an award-winning physician and hypertension researcher are 2018 inductees

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    PPS ON SOCIAL MEDIA

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