Second Time a Charm for Band Trip
The sun was shining down on the Mt. Lebanon Blue Devil Marching Band as they packed up three buses to head south to Orlando to perform at Epcot and Universal. Unlike a few weeks ago when the trip had to be canceled due to snow and ice along the route to Florida, conditions were perfect today.
Photo Update of the High School Project
Work on the high school construction project is moving along. Demolition of the 3rd and 4th floors of B Building is underway along with work in all other areas of the campus. Watch a slideshow of recent photos.
Mt. Lebanon Students Shine in PTA Reflections Contest
Eight Mt. Lebanon students placed at the state level for this year's Reflections competition. Reflections is the national PTA's annual arts recognition program. Students may submit an entry in one of six artistic areas based on a theme. This year's theme was "Believe, Dream, Inspire."
Jefferson and Hoover Schools Welcome New Principals
The staff, students, and parents of Hoover and Jefferson elementary schools recently welcomed two new principals to their schools.
Visiting Author Brings the Art of Origami to Jefferson Elementary
Jefferson Elementary School recently welcomed visiting author, Christine Petrell Kallevig. A former classroom teacher and music therapist, Ms. Petrell Kallevig has created a unique way to encourage young people to develop an interest in both language and art.
Foster and Jefferson Students Winners in PSO Poetry Contest
Students from Jefferson and Foster elementary schools had the distinct honor of having their poems read during the March 1 Fiddlesticks concert featuring Camille Saint-Saens' The Carnival of the Animals. The students were among the winners in the Pittsburgh Symphony Orchestra poetry contest.
Jefferson and Mellon Literary Magazines Honored by NCTE
Jefferson Middle School’s Literary Magazine Our Piece of Mind and Mellon Middle School’s The Outlook were both recognized with a rank of Excellent in the 2013 National Council of Teachers of English Program to Recognize Excellence in Student Literary Magazines.
Mt. Lebanon School District Kindergarten Registration