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Catch up with your Vaccines Mobile Truck

Children’s Hospital of Pittsburgh in collaboration with the Ronald McDonald Care Mobile will be holding immunization clinics in various Allegheny County neighborhoods this summer.

7th Annual WHSD Back to School Community Day

WHSD Back to School Community Day

20-21 WHSD Reopening Parent/Family Survey survey

Parents,please take our survey, so we can take into consideration your input regarding your child’s return to school.

Wilkins STEAM Academy Farewell to 5th Grade

Since we were not able to wish our 5th graders good luck in person today, we have made a farewell video and awards presentation to our students. Good luck and we'll miss you!!

Pre-K Counts Registration

Woodland Hills School District is accepting registration applications for the PA Pre-K Counts Program FULL DAY (Mon. - Fri. 9:00 a.m. to 3:00 p.m., 180 days) for the 2020-21 school year.  This program is free to residents whose children are three (3) or four (4) years old by September 1, 2020 AND household income is within 300% of federal poverty level, see income chart.  Please contact Renee at 412-731-1300 ext. 0155 or englre@whsd.net regarding registration procedures.


The Woodland Hills School District has been honored with the Best Communities for Music Education designation from The NAMM Foundation for its outstanding commitment to music education. Now in its 21st year, the Best Communities for Music Education designation is awarded to districts that demonstrate outstanding achievement in efforts to provide music access and education to all students. 

Wilkins Primary is now on Facebook!

Wilkins Primary is now on Facebook.  Follow us for building news, updates, pictures, and more.  Search "WilkinsPrimary" (no spaces) or follow the link provided.  Click "Read More" for the link.

Dickson Preparatory STEAM Academy Dickson

As we prepare for the opening of the Woodland Hills School District's newest building, Dickson Preparatory STEAM Academy, take a look inside this fully refurbished facility. Opening for the 2020-2021 school year, this building will serve students in grades 6, 7, and 8. Students will have access to several media and multimedia spaces, a dedicated STEAM area, and updated classrooms.  CLICK HERE for a virtual look at the new building!

Early Bird Childcare Information

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Basic Guidelines on Coronavirus

Please read the attached message on dealing with the coronavirus.

Hour of Code 2019 at Wilkins STEAM Academy Hour of Code 2019 at Wilkins STEAM Academy

Last week, Wilkins STEAM Academy participated in the 2019 International Hour of Code. The site Code.org sponsors this challenge to get as many students across the world to do at least one hour of basic computer coding during the week. Here are some highlights of our students learning how to create computer code, and having fun doing it!!

Unity Day 2019 at Wilkins STEAM Academy Unity Day 2019 at Wilkins STEAM Academy

On Wednesday, staff and students at Wilkins celebrated Unity Day; a day to learn about, and show respect, honesty, and kindness towards other. Each grade was tasked with a presentation on our Unity Day topics and wore orange to show that we are together against bullying and united for kindness, acceptance and inclusion.