are the primary focus of the West Jefferson Hills School District
where, in partnership with families and community, the mission is to
educate and prepare all students to become active, contributing members
of society by providing a challenging, innovative educational program
guided by an exceptional staff in a safe, positive, caring environment,
all of which promote excellence.
West Jefferson Hills School District would like to welcome
Dr. Michael A. Panza as our new Superintendent!
School Board President,
Mr. Anthony Angotti's announcement of Dr. Panza's
|Kennywood Day for
WJHSD will be held on Friday, May, 17, 2013.
Recently, there has been some discussion
among legislators about the prudence of allowing schools to be
used as polling places.
The West Jefferson Hills School Board of
Directors has passed
Resolution 305-13, denying the use of
schools as polling places. Please assist in making our collective voices heard and
write to your
state legislators, the Allegheny County Board of
Elections, and Chief Julio Pena.
The West Jefferson Hills School District has secured the rank of 15th out of the 104 school districts in the surrounding seven-county region according to the
Pittsburgh Business Times 2013 Guide to Western Pennsylvania Schools. Congratulations!
urging increased state funding for
school construction and renovation projects, was approved by the
West Jefferson Hills School Board on March 26, 2013.
On April 16, 2013, Jamie Doyle, Director, Public Financial
Management, Inc. presented "Funding Options and the
Millage Impact of Potential Capital Projects Under
Consideration" to the West Jefferson Hills School Board
public meeting. Click here to view the
from Central Administration regarding student safety.
to Parents/Guardians listing upcoming
school closure dates from the Acting
Assistant to the Superintendent.
Options Presentation based on Existing Conditions Report of
Facilities Master Plan (02-04-13). Please send your
comments for review by the school board members and
Strategic Goals (January, 2013)
The 2011-12 PSSA results for
West Jefferson Hills School
District are now available
for public viewing.
here. You will
have to choose Allegheny
County, West Jefferson Hills
School District, and the
specific school for which
you would like to review
Compassion, character, and
humanity exemplify the students, parents,
administration, faculty, and staff in the
West Jefferson Hills School District.
Through their generosity and commitment they
have supported various national and
international foundations and associations,
which dedicate themselves to education,
aiding children, medical research, and
community outreach. Click
here to see where
the West Jefferson Hills School District
community has participated in and
contributed to non-profit organizations.
Regarding Student Registration The
Student Enrollment process, for students entering grades 1
through 12 in the West Jefferson Hills School District is
outlined in the following information.
Please click here for Student Registration
The Jefferson and Gill
Hall Elementary School PTAs encourage you to do your grocery
shopping through their Market Day fundraiser.
to "The Scene in West Jefferson Hills!"
Please enjoy the West Jefferson Hills School District's First
which highlights our Student Achievements and Year-End District
WJHSD 2012-13 Calendar
WJHSD 2013-14 Calendar
2012-13 Activities Calendar
Jefferson ES Weather Station
Proposals are being accepted for a Landscaping
Maintenance Contract until 2:00 pm on April 15.
New/Revised Board Policies
Proposals are being
accepted for following projects.
1. Synthetic Turf Replacement and
Track Resurfacing at Thomas Jefferson Stadium
Replacement for Gill Hall Elementary School
3. Technology Infrastructure Upgrades – Phase
II at Pleasant Hills Middle School and Jefferson Elementary
Proposals are being accepted for Landscaping