January 31, 2021
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McKeesport Area School District Timeline
⟶ Updated 19 Nov 2019 ⟶
List of edits
Equalized Subsidy for Basic Education
National Tube Company closes
Act 169 passed
World Wide Web invented
First Charter school opened in Minnesota
Massachusetts Education Reform Act
Sandia Report Published
"A Nation at Risk" Published
Improving America's Schools Act
The Pennsylvania state charter law passed
Pennsylvania System of School Assessment (PSSA) is implemented
Pennsylvania adopts their first set of academic standards
No Child Left Behind Act
Federal funding inequity study
Mckeesport Area School District receives Warning Annual Yearly Progress status
McKeesport Area School District receives AYP Status: School Improvement 1
McKeesport Area School District receives AYP Status: School Improvement 2
Founder's Hall Paws Program
Accountability Block Grants
Michael Foster (Social House) graduates
Propel McKeesport (K - 8 Charter) opens
McKeesport Area School District develops Wellness program
Barack Obama Elected
Common Core State Standards
McKeesport Area School District receives Corrective Action II 4th Year
Pennsylvania adopts controversial Common Core Standards
Pennsylvania revises and rebrands controversial Common Core standards
Pennsylvania state aid redistributed
Abandoning the Costing-Out study
McKeesport Area School District Elementary Contreversy
McKeesport Area School District receives STEAM grant
Indiana withdraws from Common Core Standards
March for Our Lives
ACLU Black Student Union Case
Social House (Michael Foster) featured on Ariana Grande's hit single "Boyfriend"
Open Up Resources
McKeesport Area School District Hiring rules affect Black teachers
Lack of qualified Black Teachers disputed
McKeesport Area School District Public School Enrollment rising
McKeesport Area School District faces budget deficits
McKeesport Area School District Audit
Founder's Hall Middle School Renovated
WPA builds a consolidated 8-room schoolhouse.
Population of McKeesport peaks at 55,355.
National School Lunch Program created.
National Defense Education Act provides funds to boost U.S. technological development.
PennState McKeesport opens.
McKeesport Area Senior High School completed.
Elementary and Secondary Education Act (ESEA) passes. Title I targets financial assistance to schools in low-income communities.
Child Nutrition Act expands NSLP to include breakfast.
Pennsylvania introduces "basic instruction subsidy": a base payment per student augmented by factors such as local density and poverty.
"Sesame Street" debuts.
Christy Park Works employs >7500 people building munitions
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