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Upcoming Events

  • Open House

    Open House

    Wednesday, 10/27/2021 5:30 PM — 6:30 PM @School
  • Open House

    Open House

    Thursday, 10/28/2021 5:30 PM — 6:30 PM @School
  • Trick or Trot (5K, 1M, & Fun Run)

    Propel Schools Foundation will host our Trick or Trot on Sunday, October 31, 2021! Join us in your best costume down at the North Shore Riverfront Park to run or walk along the Mon River to support our Propel Partners in Wellness Program. Don't forget to hang around after your race to grab a snack from some local food trucks while you visit our booth sponsors for fun, games, and wellness education! 

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    Can't participate in the run or walk, but would like to volunteer? E-mail

    Sunday, 10/31/2021 @ North Shore Riverfront Park

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About our school

Our scholars are confident, life-long learners who reach their fullest potential in all they do. Personalized targeted learning is a significant part of class time. Based on data it has been shown that this is an effective education method and we want all of our scholars to succeed at their grade level and beyond.

We have built our building culture around the idea of One Team, One Goal, NO Limits

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Back to school night with Propel Pitcairn educators and families

Back to school night

We Are Propel Schools

Two female scholars smiling Propel Schools is a network of public charter schools that transforms the lives of children in underserved communities through innovative, student-centered learning. Propel sets a standard for creating productive citizens by prioritizing academic excellence and fundamental life skills. Based in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, Propel has become one of the largest, fastest-expanding charter school systems since it was established in 2003. Today Propel serves 4,000 scholars at 13 Allegheny County locations.