Text Options for the Visually Impaired Font Size: a- A+ Color: A A A Revert 
Close vision bar
Open vision bar

District News

RSS feed icon
Grand Prize Poster Contest Winner - Cameron Peretti CP

The Paralyzed Veterans of America awared Cameron Peretti the grand prize in their nationwide poster contest. Cameron is a 3rd grade student at Edgewood.  Congratulations Cameron!  Click the link to learn more.

HUGS for the Holidays Santa

 

Saturday, December 9, 2017

9 a.m. to Noon
Woodland Hills JSHS

2550 Greensburg Pike

 

The Woodland Hills district-wide volunteer program, H.U.G.S., cordially
invites you to our first annual H.U.G.S. for the Holidays event! Join us for
a festive breakfast, photos with Santa, seasonal crafts, fun games, a bake
sale, and a very special Wolverine Christmas story!

Does your child have Asthma? UPMC

If your child has Asthma, you may qualify for a Vitamin D research study through UPMC.

Click for more Info

WH Students Show Kindness can be Contagious kindness

About 35 WHHS students were among the kindness ambassadors in Pittsburgh yesterday for Pittsburgh Kindness Day, sponsored in part by the Caileigh Lynn McDowell Foundation. Click to Read More

Real-World STEM Demonstration at WHJSHS

The students in Dr. Kost’s Math Tech classes obtained real world experience as the Churchill Police Department provided a live demonstration of the VASCAR process.  Officer Chris Lewandowski provided students with an overview of the system and how mathematics plays a role in the process. 

Woodland Hills Midnight Madness--Nov 18th

View highlights from Woodland Hills Midnight Madness 2017.

Special Thanks to all who made this event a big success!!

 

Department of Performing Arts presents Jekyll and Hyde J&H poster

The Department of Performing Arts presents Jekyll and Hyde November 30, December 1 and 2 at 7:30pm and December 2 at 2:00pm in the Thomas G. Crone Auditorium.  Tickets are $8 and available at the door or by calling 412.244.1100 x5154.

Read-A-Thon a Success WHIS

Nearly 500 grade 7-12 students took part in the Woodland Hills Interaction Series' biannual Read-A-Thon on November 2nd.  Sixteen WHSD teachers, administrators, school board members filled the school day with excerpts of favorite books along with sharing their love of reading.  The Read-A-Thon, now in its 4th school year, promotes a life long love of reading as the students were introduced to a variety of new authors and writing styles. 

United Way "Be There" campaign takes aim at school attendance! Be There

United Way's "Be There" initiative is aimed at reducing chronic absenteeism which can result from excused absences--not just unexcused absences. Both types of absences can cause a child to fall behind in their learning and ultimately lead to long-term problems

K-3 Parents, sign up to receive customized text messages for absent or chronically truant students.

Help Julia Roberts, Help WHI Wonder

November 17th - 19th

 

One dollar from every ticket sold opening weekend for the long-awaited movie Wonder will be donated to the Woodland Hills Intermediate MakerSpace and Media Club.  Just click here to go to Filmraiser.com.  Search for Woodland Hills Intermediate MakerSpace/Media Club and purchase your tickets ahead of time.   Enjoy the movie and help WHI purchase some much needed materials.

 

Wolverine Spirit Wear Now Available WolverineWear

The athletic department has exciting news.  They have officially opened their very own online store for athletic spirit wear.  This location will provide a direct opportunity for students, staff, and community members to purchase shirts, sweats, hats, and various other items.  There are two tiers of pricing.  The basic style of Gilman apparel and the advanced Under Armour apparel.  Please spread the word to all of the Woody High fans that you know.   CLICK HERE to see all the options.

WHHS Again A Bronze Medalist by U.S. News & World Report Bronze 17

Congratulations to Woodland Hills High School on earning their fourth straight Bronze Medal by U.S. News & World Report.

The U.S. News rankings include data on more than 21,000 public high schools in 50 states and the District of Columbia. Schools were awarded gold, silver, or bronze medals based on their performance on state assessments and how well they prepare students for college. Other local Bronze Medal schools include Gateway and Kiski Area.

WHHS Rifle Team Wins 4th Straight PA State Title rifle

The Woodland Hills Rifle team finished first in the 16th annual Pennsylvania State Scholastic Team Championships last week.  The Wolverines outshot DIstrict 5 champion Everett by an amazing 7.2 points.  The Wolverines are the first team to win 4 straight PA State Scholastic team championships.  Great job Wolverines!

In addition to the team championship,  Sarah Rodocker finished 2nd in the state individual championships shooting just .3 points behind champion Luke Brambley of Everett High School.

Pulitzer-Prize Winning Author Interacts With WHHS Students WHISlogo

On December 5, New York Times bestselling and Pulitzer Prize winning author Elizabeth Strout visited the Woodland Hills Junior/Senior High School and spoke with students as part of the Woodland Hills Interaction Series. Ms. Strout is the author of Olive Kitteridge, for which she received the Pulitzer Prize in 2009. This work was later adapted for television as a miniseries on HBO. She is also the author of The Burgess Boys and My Name is Lucy Barton.