Kiski Area sells school building - Tribune-Review

Kiski Area sells school building
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The Kiski Area School Board, which voted in May to close the school, approved the sale of the building Monday for $84,000 to Moret Construction Co. of Lower Burrell. According to district Business Manager Peggy Gillespie, the construction company has ...

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Science is everywhere at Kiski Area school - Pittsburgh Post Gazette


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Science is everywhere at Kiski Area school
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On Tuesday, representatives of 12 schools or school districts, including Kiski Area Upper Elementary, will begin self-assessments using the pathway, the first such workshop in the region. The pathways give the schools concrete, measurable steps to help ...

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Officials unite to combat violence in New Kensington - Tribune-Review

Officials unite to combat violence in New Kensington
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29 in which two houses and a church were hit in a gun battle and schools were locked down. Police Chief Tom ... David J. Hickton, U.S. attorney for the Western District of Pennsylvania, told the Valley News Dispatch the federal government is looking at ...

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Grant to boost STEM teaching in Alle-Kiski Valley - Tribune-Review

Grant to boost STEM teaching in Alle-Kiski Valley
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Smith said the pilot program, which initially will involve Allegheny Valley, Burrell, Kiski Area, Leechburg Area, Apollo-Ridge and Franklin Regional school districts, will be funded by a three-year grant totaling $300,000 from the Grable Foundation ...

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Campus clippings: Kiski Area grad Smith inducted into Bethany Hall of Fame - Tribune-Review

Campus clippings: Kiski Area grad Smith inducted into Bethany Hall of Fame
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Smith developed his game at Kiski Area, which prepared him for a stellar college career at Bethany. Over the weekend, Smith took his place among Bethany's greats when he was inducted into the school's athletic Hall of Fame. Smith was a two-sport ...

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High school notebook: Kiski Area tabs Jones as softball coach - Tribune-Review

High school notebook: Kiski Area tabs Jones as softball coach
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But a few regular-season games against a school just a bridge and a few turns away also resonate with her. Jones never imagined she would become the coach at cross-river Kiski Area, but she'll begin her new quest in the spring. Jones, 27, was hired ...

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Alleged hazing gives parents of autistic children 'teachable moment' - Tribune-Review

Alleged hazing gives parents of autistic children 'teachable moment'
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Patton and her husband, Mark, Washington Township residents, are the parents of an autistic son, Evan, now 28, who was severely affected by a bullying incident while a student in the Kiski Area School District. They were among the 18 people who showed ...

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Allegheny Township grants top $100K - Tribune-Review

Allegheny Township grants top $100K
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The township has received four grants that will fund the Tredway Trail expansion, Pine Run Recreation Area, the Kiski Area School District's in-school police officer and the Crisis Intervention Training program. “It's been a good couple weeks here as ...

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Districts take steps to combat truancy problems - Tribune-Review

Districts take steps to combat truancy problems
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Kiski Area is among the school districts participating in the pilot, beginning in the 2013-14 school year. Michael Cardamone, assistant principal of Kiski's intermediate school, is a member of the pilot program's committee. He said a goal is to design ...

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Former Kiski Area cross country runners reunited in college - Tribune-Review

Former Kiski Area cross country runners reunited in college
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During Kylie Jackson's senior cross country season at Kiski Area in 2010, freshman Morgan Kiebler stepped in as the Cavaliers' top runner. ... She said her times were down around 30 seconds from where they were during her senior year of high school.

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