Who We Are
The spirit of Duquesne is to continuously strive toward excellence. From our championships sports teams of the past to competing for careers in the cutting-edge future that lies ahead, our students and staff have always pushed for a prosperous future. Our community has grown from the hard-working roots of a steel town and blossomed into a high-tech elementary school that affords our students an innovative and immersive learning experience. Through the implementation of STEAM, robotics, coding and more, we have proven that all learners can demonstrate excellence. They just need the opportunity. Our safe and secure building in the heart of Duquesne will provide your child an exceptional learning experience through small class sizes and educational programs that allow them to dream big. Duquesne City School District proudly serves students from Pre-K through seventh grade with an emphasis on achievement. Investments in recent years culminated in numerous milestones toward reunification of the District among residing parents and students, including the recent return of grade 7 to Duquesne. Such investments include an all-in approach to STEAM programming and maker spaces continued financial stability in accordance with the District's Recovery Plan and an expansion of business activity within Duquesne City to bring more jobs to our mostly-former steel community. Duquesne students can proudly walk the hallways of their school knowing a rich past in athletic and academic achievement with an eye toward the future.