Why Choose Us

Urban Pathways is an A+ School

A+ Schools is families, students, and educators who believe that in Pittsburgh every child should have access to the education they need to be successful in college, career, and life.

Our core purpose and focus of our work is to remove any barriers to equity in our schools. Over the past 15 years, we have made it our business to know the intricacies of our public school system, and we are here to help you navigate your way to identifying schools that will work best for you and your child.

On this site you’ll find a School Choice Guide and an expanded, digital version of our annual Report to the Community on Public School Progress in Pittsburgh. The School Choice Guide provides an overview of your publicly funded school options in Pittsburgh and links for how to access them. Our annual Report to the Community provides our community with the data and stories necessary to track progress and create improvements. We hope these tools will help you to better understand Pittsburgh’s schools.