Established in 1887. Pre-K – 12, nationally recognized independent, coeducational, college preparatory day school in Pittsburgh.
Winchester Thurston School leads the way in educational innovation, rigorous academics, scholarly standards, and a learning environment that better prepares students for the challenges of a rapidly changing, complex world. Nationally recognized for work with gifted and talented students, distinctive campuses, and innovative programs, WT is a school in which students achieve at the highest levels—earning stellar AP scores and gaining admission to the most selective colleges in the nation. Our learning environment is dynamic and engaging, and students are excited about achievement as they become intellectually confident critical thinkers, able researchers, and knowledgeable problem solvers.
- More than 36% of students are students of color.
- Over $3.8 million in financial aid awarded annually.
- 18 scholarships awarded for students entering grades 6–12.
- Students come from 69 zip codes and 39 school districts.