Park Elementary School News

Park Elementary Says Goodbye

February 15, 2024

Tomorrow will be Dr. Lori Kenavey's last day on the job.  She's made a hug...

We are excited to welcome Ms. Sarah Parker to Park Elementary!  Ms. Parker will be...

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Help Barrett Save Lives!

February 13, 2024

This year, Barrett Elementary School is helping the American Heart Association SAVE LIVES!  Barrett has been participating in the American Heart Association Kids Heart Challenge and the Barrett teachers, staff, kids, and Principal Winters would appreciate your support!  Our students and families will be learning about staying strong in body and mind and raising funds to help people with special hearts.

First In Math Superstars

February 13, 2024

Four second graders have earned over 10,000 stickers on First in Math!  Please&nbs...

Jazz and Valentine's Day

February 13, 2024

In music class students have been studying Jazz music as a part of Black History Month....

Circus Arts in First Grade

February 8, 2024

Visiting artists from the Pittsburgh Cultural Trust are working with first graders on t...

Principal Advisory Council

February 8, 2024

Fourth grade students on the Principal Advisory Council work hard to make the school a ...

Rock On!

February 4, 2024

Retired chemist Rick Garstka regularly visits fourth grade Science classes to conduct i...

Groundhog Day

February 2, 2024

Mrs. Ambrozic and Mrs. Rufffing's classes had a Zoom call with Phil the ground...

February Work Session and School Board Meeting Rescheduled

The Steel Valley School District Board of Directors rescheduled the February 20th and February 22nd meetings to February 26th and February 29th in the Senior High School Library. The Worksession Meeting on February 26th will start at 7:30 pm and the Voting Meeting on February 29th will start at 7:00 pm. The public may attend the meeting in-person.

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.

First graders had fun learning about balance and motion!  They used counterwe...

100th Day

January 30, 2024

Third graders celebrated the 100th Day of School in their English Language Arts cl...

Barrett Black History T-Shirt Sale

Barrett’s Special Events Committee Districtwide Fundraiser 2024 Theme: African Americans and the Arts T-shirt Sale Order Form Jan. 29, 2024 - Feb. 16, 2024

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Care Mobile: February

January 29, 2024

As a collaboration between UPMC Children's Hospital of Pittsburgh, and Ronald McDonald House Charities of Pittsburgh and Morgantown, Inc., the Care Mobile offers no out-of-pocket cost medical care to children throughout Pittsburgh and the surrounding areas. The Care Mobile will be at Barrett - February 7th (9:30 am - 2:00 pm).

Desk Drumming

January 26, 2024

Students in Mrs. Blasko's class have been drumming on their desks, and that's n...

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.

We are thrilled to welcome Mrs. Jamie Richardson to Park Elementary!  Mrs. Richard...

We are ecstatic to welcome Ms. Kylie Murphy to our school community!  Ms. Murphy i...

Nice List

December 20, 2023

Santa gave us a call this morning with some terrific news!!!!!!  For the seventh y...

Ugly Christmas Sweaters

December 20, 2023

Third graders in Mrs. Callahan's English Language Arts classes have been busy littl...

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Care Mobile: January

December 12, 2023

As a collaboration between UPMC Children's Hospital of Pittsburgh, and Ronald McDonald House Charities of Pittsburgh and Morgantown, Inc., the Care Mobile offers no out-of-pocket cost medical care to children throughout Pittsburgh and the surrounding areas. The Care Mobile will be at Steel Valley High School - January 3rd (9:30 am - 2:00 pm).

Elementary students sing at a holiday concert

Park students presented their annual winter concert on Thursday, Dec. 7. This year's theme was "Oh, Christmas Tree," thanks to music teacher Ms. Kerry Melega's enduring love for Christmas trees! Each class had at least one song that was all about Christmas trees.