NHS members help light up Clinton Park for the holidays.
NHS members light up night
Kindness Poster Contest Winners Recognized
Poster Contest winners
WAMS Best Buddies Organization Earns New Chapter of the Month
Best Buddies
High School Hosts College and Career Fair
College Fair
Senior Jacob Jones Named National Merit Scholarship Semifinalist
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Preschool Registration Now Open

West Allegheny High School Preschool Registration is now open for the 2020-2021 school year with pre-registration required by Wednesday, December 18, 2019. To provide an equitable means of admittance, registration will be conducted via a lottery, which will be held on Saturday, January 18, 2020 at 11am in the high school cafeteria.

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WA Earns Outstanding Visual Arts Community 2019

West Allegheny has been recognized for its outstanding commitment to visual arts education and has received the endorsement "Outstanding Visual Arts Community 2019" by the Pennsylvania Art Educators Association.  Congratulations to art teachers Claire March, Brittney Counihan, Sharon Harn, Leah Shuck and Mike Short.

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Jacob Jones

Senior Jacob Jones Named National Merit Scholarship Semifinalist

Senior Jacob Jones was named a National Merit Scholarship semifinalist in September. As one of only 16,000 high school seniors from across the nation, Jacob has the opportunity to compete for 7,600 National Merit Scholarships to be offered next spring. Jacob is also in the running to become a National Merit Scholarship Finalist. 
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District earns U.S. News & World Report distinction

The District is proud to announce that West Allegheny High School has earned a U.S. News and World Report “Best High Schools 2019” distinction. 
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District Releases Student Academic Outcomes Report

District Releases Student Academic Outcomes Report

West Allegheny School District is proud to release our 2017-2018 Student Academic Outcomes Report, which is to serve as a comprehensive, District-wide report card.   We encourage parents to review the Student Outcomes Report to learn more about the academic progress and success of the District.  
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2019-2020 School Calendar Released

2019-2020 School Calendar Released

West Allegheny School District is pleased to release the approved 2019-2020 School Calendar.
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By The Numbers
Premiere Early College In High School Academies Offering Over 165 College Eligible Credits
Advanced Placement Courses Offered – Featuring Distinguished Capstone Diploma Program
of AP Exam Fees Underwritten by West Allegheny School District
Ranked in Top 40%
of Schools in the Nation to Earn U.S. News and World Report Best High School 2019
Student Pass Rate on Career and Industry Certifications with 100 Students Enrolled in Career and Technical Education Programs in Grades 9-12
1 of Only 37
Middle Schools to Earn Don Eichhorn Schools to Watch Designation of 572 in Pennsylvania
of Students K-12 have Access to Creativity, Innovation and Design Programming
1 of Only 623
Districts in the Nation to receive Best Communities for Music Education designation from NAMM
1 of Only 2
School Districts in Allegheny County to Earn PAEA's Outstanding Visual Arts Communities 2019
Tax Increases for 11 Consecutive Years – 7th Lowest Millage Rate in Allegheny County
Student to Teacher Ratio with an Average K-5 Class Size of 22
Points Earned (Perfect Score) on Marine JROTC Inspection
95 Varsity Section Titles

23 WPIAL Titles

3 State Titles