Family Math/Science Night

You are Invited to the Third Annual Urban Pathways K-5 Family Math/Science Night!

Come and explore the wonders of Science, Technology, Engineering and Math (STEM) with your children and enjoy an exciting evening of hands-on learning activities!

Wednesday, October 25, 2017
5:00 pm-7:00 pm

Activities and games will begin promptly at 5:15 pm in UP K-5 classrooms

Free Parking behind the school

Employment Opportunity: Cafeteria

Urban Pathways K-5 College Charter School is currently accepting applications for the following elementary school cafeteria positions:

Kitchen Manager/Chef
Cafeteria Worker/Server

Interested parties should send resumes to Darnise Lester at

Request for Proposals: Cleaning Services

Urban Pathways is soliciting proposals for a one (1) year contract for cleaning services for 4 floors in the school building.

Vendors are required to submit written proposals that present the vendor’s qualifications and understanding of the work to be performed. The vendor’s proposal should be prepared simply and economically and should provide all the information it considers pertinent to its qualifications for the Specifications listed herein. Emphasis should be placed on completeness of services offered and clarity of content.

Further instructions can be found at the following link:
UPCSK RFP-for-Cleaning-Services-2017

The proposal must be submitted no later than 12:00PM on August 16, 2017, directly to the school at

Urban Pathways K5 College Charter School
Attn: Request for Proposal for Cleaning Services
925 Penn Ave, Pittsburgh, PA. 15222

School Improvement Plan Now Available

The 2017-2018 revision of the UPCS K-5 School Improvement Plan is available at the following link:


Any questions, concerns, or comments regarding this plan should be directed to Shannon Conner at

National School Choice Open House

Urban Pathways K5 College Charter School is hosting an open house for parents and prospective students. Visitors will be able to observe students at work, and see their unique Downtown campus in Pittsburgh’s Cultural District. They will be able to talk to staff and student ambassadors, and take a tour through the “Leader in Me School.”

It’s part of National School Choice Week, a nonpartisan, non-political event held every January, at 13,000 schools nationwide. Details:

WHEN: 9-11 a.m. Thurs., Jan. 26

Urban Pathways K-5 College Charter School
925 Penn Avenue
Pittsburgh, PA 15222


Covey Training Postponed

The Covey parent training planned for Monday November 28th has been postponed until a later date.

You are invited to an evening of uplifting words by Sharon Flake

Tuesday, 15th of November 6:00 p.m. in the evening Urban Pathways College Charter School K-5 Café 925 Penn Avenue Pittsburgh, PA 15222

Flying Scared: Or How to Get Ahead in Life in Spite of Yourself

The program promptly starts at 6 p.m. with a book signing to follow at 7 p.m. (Books are $9 for soft cover, $16 for hard cover)

Please RSVP to Shannon Conner at or call Darnise Lester at (412) 325-4075 ext. 306


2016-17 Winter Weather Policy

Family Math Night

Second Annual
Urban Pathways K-5
Family Math Night

Come and explore the wonders of math with your children and enjoy an exciting evening of hands-on learning activities and games!

Wednesday, October 26, 2016

5:00 pm-7:00 pm

Free Parking provided in the back of the school for this event

Two Hour Delay

UPCS K-5 students have a two hour delay for Tuesday September 6th. Teachers and staff are to report at the regular time.