Mrs. Rudge

Phone: 412-466-5300, ext. 3015


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Mrs. Celeste Rudge

First hired as a Reading Specialist for the Duquesne City School District, Celeste Rudge has enjoyed being a Reading Specialist, First Grade Teacher, ELA Coach and currently Director of Literacy and Innovation. She has a passion for all things literacy related and enjoys partnering with teachers to support research based literacy instruction in their classrooms. Mrs. Rudge is dedicated to helping students master the skills they need to be successful readers. Prior to teaching at the Duquesne district level, she taught Pre-K for the Allegheny Intermediate Unit Head Start Program. Mrs. Rudges Head Start classroom was in the Burns Heights Community of Duquesne which is now Orchard Park. She also taught Kindergarten for the Ambridge School District. “Throughout my career and whatever my position, my commitment to literacy, children, families and community remain my focus.” -Mrs. Rudge