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May update Propel Schools Family Update
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P-EBT Benefits P-EBT Card to Propel Families
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This is what 100 days of learning looks like! These Kindergarten scholars from Propel East are celebrating 100 days of school. We love to see these ...
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As all of our scholars have been in the Remote Learning Protocol since mid-November, we reach out today to share important reminders about health and ...
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Propel Schools Return to hybrid learning moved to February, 1 and February, 8.
EOY Finalists Educator of the Year finalists
Join us in congratulating the finalists for the coveted Propel Schools Educator of the Year award.
Dr. Tina Chekan News from Dr. Chekan
Stay informed! Every newsletter from CEO/Superintendent Dr. Tina Chekan is packed with information Propel parents need to know.
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All the information you need to know about changing or maintaining your scholar's learning protocol.

Upcoming Events

  • Propel Scholar Opportunities: CCAC Nursing Pathway

    CCAC Nursing Pathway 

    Scholars in this pathway are interested in Science and helping others. Classes begin in the Fall semester of 2021 at CCAC 

    Allegheny campus. Scholars will earn up to 31 college credits upon high school graduation. This pathway is available for rising sophomores. A question-and-answer session is scheduled for scholars and families on Wednesday, March 24 at 6p.m.

    Deadline: May 31, 2021

    scholaropportunities@propelschools.org

    Monday, 5/31/2021 @Virtual
  • END OF TRIMESTER 3/END OF SEMESTER 2 (HS) Friday, 6/11/2021

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About our School

Propel East is Propel’s third school, having opened in 2005 and now serving 400 scholars in grades K-8.

We are proud to have earned the state’s Adequate Yearly Progress (AYP) designation every year of our operation and three Keystone Achievement Awards.

At Propel East, we focus on providing our scholars with a holistic education.  Annual events such as the Arts Festival and STEM Olympiad, in addition to varied partnerships with community organizations, make Propel East a fun and engaging place for scholars, staff and parents.

Our Mission

We will have an unwavering commitment to advance scholarachievement and develop extraordinary character, preparing students to succeed in a changing global society.

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We Are Propel School

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.

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