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School Board Honored with D. Richard Wynn Distinguished School Board Award
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Windstax InstallationWAHS students attend Windstax installation and ribbon cutting ceremony at the Energy Innovation Center after helping design the working windmill.
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Gold Card Club BreakfastDr. Lippert welcomes Gold Card Club members to the annual breakfast and musical performances.
Gold Card Breakfast
Log House CelebrationWilson students and staff celebrate traditions during their annual Log House Day
Wilson Log House
WAMS Earns PA Don Eichhorn Schools to Watch Designation
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McKee Makes Donation to Project Bundle UpStudents and staff from McKee welcome WTAE weatherman Mike Harvey and present him with a donation to Project Bundle Up.
McKee Weather Man
Donaldson Hosts PTA Fall into Reading Night
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District to Host Mental Health Parent Workshop

Parents are invited to join us to learn more about identifying and addressing mental health issues including ADHD, anxiety and depression.  Please read more for dates and times as well as RSVP details.
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WA Honored with D. Richard Wynn Distinguished School Board Award

We are proud to announce that the West Allegheny Board of School Directors has been named a Tri-State Area School Study Council 2017-2018 D. Richard Wynn Distinguished School Board Award recipient. This distinction recognizes the Board's exemplary practices in addressing important issues, innovative ideas, and dedication to improved schooling for students over the last two school years.
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District Launches Early College In High School Academy

West Allegheny School District is excited to announce plans for a true Early College In High School Academy through a unique partnership with the Community College of Allegheny County.  Please see the attached release to learn more about this opportunity and how it will benefit our students.
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Mark Your Calendar for the 2018 Teachers' Cup

Don't miss this year's battle for the coveted Teachers' Cup with schools going head to head to claim bragging rights!  The fun begins at 7:00 p.m. on Friday, March 2 in the High School Gymnasium.  Bring the whole family!
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2018-2019 School Calendar Released

2018-2019 School Calendar Released

West Allegheny School District is pleased to release the 2018-2019 School Calendar.
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WAMS Earns Don Eichhorn Schools to Watch Designation

WAMS Earns Don Eichhorn Schools to Watch Designation

West Allegheny School District is elated to announce that the West Allegheny Middle School has earned the distinguished PA Don Eichhorn Schools:  Schools to Watch designation, a recognition program developed by the National Forum to Accelerate Middle-Grades Reform. 
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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 first annual 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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Tax Increases
for Nine Consecutive Years
#1
Rank in US and Pennsylvania
for Percent Increase in Advanced Placement Qualifying Scores for 2016
14 : 1
Student to Teacher Ratio
with an Average Class Size of 23
100%
of Students K-12
have Access to Creativity, Innovation and Design Programming
20
Advanced Placement
Courses Offered
1 of
Only 650
U.S. Schools Selected
for the Prestigious Advanced Placement Capstone Diploma Program
#154
out of 497
Best Schools in Pennsylvania
according to the Niche Ratings
60 AP Scholars
recognized by the
College Board for Outstanding Achievement on AP Exams
100%
Student Pass Rate
on Career and Industry Certifications with 120 students enrolled in Career and Technical Education Programs
88 Varsity Section Titles
21 WPIAL Titles
2 State Titles since 2000