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Education Assistance

Enrolling Your Child at Pittsburgh Public Schools

For more information check out the PPS website at 

https://www.pghschools.org/enrollment

To request a new birth certificate: Go in person to the Vital Records Office at 411 Seventh Avenue, Room 360 Pittsburgh, PA 15219 or fill out an application online at https://mycertificates.health.pa.gov/pastorefront/customer/pa/paHome.xhtml 

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Pittsburgh Promise Scholarship

The Pittsburgh Promise Scholarship provides up to $20,000 to graduates of Pittsburgh public schools to attend college, university, technical, or trade schools in Pennsylvania. For more information check out their website https://pittsburghpromise.org/the-scholarship/

GED and HiSET Classes

Local resources for classes to prepare for the GED and HiSET exams to earn a Commonwealth Secondary School Diploma. 

Goodwill SWPA's Workforce Development Center in Lawrenceville - 118 52nd Street, Pittsburgh, PA 15201 offers free GED prep classes and a testing center to complete the GED exam. More information can be found at https://www.goodwillswpa.org/GEDTesting

Literacy Pittsburgh has locations throughout the city where you can take classes to help prepare for and register to take the exam. More information can be found at https://www.literacypittsburgh.org/ged-classes/ 

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