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Open Letter to Parents of the WHSD from the Superintendent

Please click here to view the Open Letter to Parents from the Superintendent of the Woodland Hills School District

Wilkins Primary Maker Space - PLEASE HELP!!

At Wilkins Primary School we are working to create a Maker Space for our students.  The Maker Space would provide an opportunity for students to experience hands on learning.  We hope that it would also help spark creativity and critical thinking skills.


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Woodland Hills School District Educators Recognized at Champions of Change Celebration

The Woodland Hills School District is pleased to announce that two district teachers and one district administrator have been named as “Champions of Change” by the Allegheny Intermediate Unit’s Center for Creativity and its partner, Common Sense Media.  Mrs. Christyn Coles, Mr. Kevin McGuire and Ms. Licia Lentz received the award that acknowledges those educators and leaders who use creative approaches to enhance learning and who serve as an example of what should occur in every classroom, for every student.  Champions of Change awardees embrace technology and seek new and effective ways to engage children in the learning process.

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RAP Comes to Wilkins Primary

On Tuesday October 20th, the students of Wilkins Primary were treated to a special performance by Rapping About Prevention.  RAP is a nationally renowned motivational speaking group from Philadelphia that travels the country to talk to students about a variety of topics from health/nutrition to bullying.

The RAP speakers talked to our students about eating right and exercising.  They engaged the students with active participation, games, songs, dancing, and performances.

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WQED Remake Learning: Sisters eSTEAM

An afterschool program in Woodland Hills and in pop-up sites around Allegheny County teaches young women such cool things as the science in cosmetics and Newton's Laws of Motion through Dance. Designed primarily for African American young women in 7th and 8th grade, it's also aimed at kids in poverty, and offers a taste and introduction to the possibilities of pursuing a STEAM career in the future. Watch video:

Wilkins Primary Staff Raises Money For Breast Cancer Awareness

On October 1st, the staff at Wilkins Primary wore pink in support of breast cancer awareness, research, and prevention.  With the whole staff giving money, we were able to make a donation to help the cause.

Open House at Wilkins Primary

The Principal and Staff of Wilkins Primary would like to thank the parents/guardians of our students who came to meet us at Open House last night.  It was a pleasure meeting you and we look forward to working with you all this year!  Click "Read More" for pictures from Open House.

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