Steel Valley Senior High School News

Project Prom Shop

Each year, Project Prom gives eligible high school students the opportunity to choose free formal attire from a selection of currently styled formal gowns, shoes and accessories. To find your perfect dress and accessories, visit The Project Prom Shop for its 2024 Gown Giveaway!

Kennywood Ticket Sale Flyer

2024 SCHOOL DAY DISCOUNT OFFER EARLY BIRD OFFER FOR YOUR SCHOOL DAY TICKETS! TICKETS ONLY $31.99 IF PURCHASED BY APRIL 30TH! PRICE INCREASES TO $35.99 WHEN PURCHASED MAY 1ST OR LATER

College signees sit at a table surrounded by teammates

Steel Valley has a proud tradition of preparing student-athletes to pursue their sport at the collegiate level, and that tradition lives on with the Class of 2024. Four Ironmen football players put pen to paper this week and officially signed their National Letters of Intent to accept scholarships and play college football.

Prom Fundraiser

February 9, 2024

SV Prom Fundraiser Selling - Popcorn to Earn a FREE Prom Ticket. Sale is from February 12th - 29th

FAFSA

From 6pm to 8pm by appointment see RSVP information below In cooperation with the Pennsylvania Higher Education Assistance Agency (PHEAA), we will be hosting a FREE FAFSA Filing Seminar for students and families. A PHEAA representative will be available for families to complete their FAFSA here on site. Please RSVP by contacting Jason Novak at 412-464-3600 x2521 or by email at jnovak@steelvalleysd.org by February 13th.

A rendering of the proposed elementary school

On Thursday, January 25, 2024, DRAW Collective presented an update on the current plan for the new elementary school to Steel Valley administrators, school board members, and the general public as part of the district’s January legislative board meeting. For those who were unable to attend the meeting, the slides from DRAW Collective’s presentation are available to view along with a summary of their presentation. The summary includes a timeline of the project, including what comes next.

The Steel Valley Unified Bocce team poses

The Steel Valley Unified Bocce Team is in the midst of its first season, but the community has rallied around the student-athletes during home matches.

Two pairs of hands holding an object shaped like a heart

The Caring Closet is in need of the following items if you are interested in giving some (self) LOVE for this upcoming Valentine's Day!

Carneige of Homestead Membership

STUDENTS: The Athletic Club @ the Carneige Library of Homestead is offering a 6 MONTH STUDENT MEMBERSHIP for 6 MONTHS FOR $10 - MUST BE 13-18 YEARS OLD A parent/guardian must be present when first joining THIS MEMBERSHIP RATE IS FOR ALL STEEL VALLEY/WEST MIFFLIN SCHOOL DISTRICT COMMUNITIES OR ZIP CODES: 15120, 15122, AND 15207

A woman stands at a digital screen and gestures to a blueprint of a building while talking to an audience in a school library

On Wednesday afternoon, representatives from DRAW Collective met with K-5 educators for a detailed review of plans for the proposed new elementary school. This was an opportunity for the educators who would be calling the new school their home to learn more about the proposed design and the building's features, ask questions, and provide overall feedback.

The concert band performs on stage

The Steel Valley Music Department showcased the choirs and concert bands at the middle school and high school with a joint winter concert on Wednesday, December 20.

The Steel Valley chorus in 2022

Steel Valley will host its annual winter concert on Wednesday, December 20 at 6:30 p.m. in the auditorium. Admission is free and this year’s show will feature both the concert bands and the choirs on the same night. New band director Ms. Malia Mueller and new choral director Mr. Andrew Roberts are excited to showcase what they've been working on with the students.

Gavin's Memory Mittens

Gavin's Memory Mittens

December 6, 2023

Please help us decorate Gavin’s tree in the SV High School lobby with donations of NEW mittens, hats, gloves, & socks for KIDS & TEENS. We are still collecting items during the month of December. We already have kids needing hats, gloves and socks who are able to get them from the tree. We need more adult size gloves and hats for our young men and ladies at the HS, and MS.

Steel Valley football players break the huddle and approach the line of scrimmage

Steel Valley's quest to repeat as WPIAL Class 2A champions fell short, but the Ironmen still showcased their pride and resilience. Check out photos from the game at Acrisure Stadium.

The cast of Knock Knock poses on stage

Steel Valley's fall play is a presentation of the comedy "Knock, Knock." The show opened Thursday and additional shows are on Saturday at 7:30 p.m. and Sunday at 2 p.m. There is no show Friday night. Tickets are $5 at the door.

The interlocking gold and red Steel Valley logo

Our students are the heart of our district. We continuously strive to provide programs and resources, not just for academics, but to support each student holistically. The Student Assistance Program (SAP) Team works with students, parents, and teachers to identify issues, including social, emotional, mental health, which may pose a barrier to a student's learning and school success. Through the SAP team, our District offers many groups, programs, and personal approaches to help support each and every student facing challenges to their success.

Two men lay a wreath in front of a veterans memorial

The Steel Valley Veterans Day Program has become an integral part of the community over the past four decades, serving as an opportunity for the school district and the community to stand together and recognize those who have served their country as members of the armed forces. On Friday, November 10, the 41st edition of the annual program honored all of those who have answered the call - some of whom never returned home.

Students stand and talk with a seated mentor inside a brick walled room

Steel Valley students who are taking part in the CNX Mentorship Academy met with leaders of the group to talk in-depth about the different pathways available to them that lead to successful careers. The CNX Mentorship Academy exposes the students to a wide range of career possibilities that don't require a college degree.

Mr. Vickers works with students in his CHS Calculus class

Did you know that Steel Valley has partnered with the University of Pittsburgh in order to offer College in High School courses? Students are able to earn college credit while preparing themselves for a college workload.

The interlocking gold and red Steel Valley logo

Please see this letter from president Mr. James E. Bulger, vice president Mr. Daniel M. Rojtas, and the Steel Valley School District Board of School Directors regarding the formal appointment of assistant superintendent Mr. Bryan Macuga as the district's interim superintendent.

Thanks to everyone who has donated to our Caring Closet thus far! It is greatly appreciated! Our students have been requesting the following items and our supplies are running low.

The 2023 homecoming queen and runners-up pose with their escorts

Spirit Week and Homecoming is all about showcasing Ironmen Pride. Steel Valley students did just that during the fall sports pep rally and during the homecoming game on October 13.

Students collaborate on a science experiment at a lab table

Middle school and high school students teamed up to collaborate on some science experiments recently. The high school students served as mentors to the middle school students, all as part of a quest to foster a love for science at Steel Valley.

The SV logo

Please take a moment to read the following letter that was sent to Steel Valley families on October 6, 2023 from Superintendent Edward Wehrer.

The Project SEEKS SES Logo

In the aftermath of the COVID-19 pandemic, there’s been a universal increased need for social-emotional learning attention in school. The Project SEEKS SES grant will help Steel Valley address that challenge by purchasing curriculum through Satchel Pulse.