Phillips Academy High School

Welcome to Phillips Academy High School

Wendell Phillips Academy High School empowers students to create positive change in their lives, their communities, and the world by providing rigorous instruction in a nurturing environment. Our school community takes pride in leadership development, allowing students to excel in college, careers, and beyond.


Phillips Academy High School

244 E. Pershing Rd.
Chicago , IL 60653

Enrollment: 601
A CPS Neighborhood School

Upcoming Events

Winter Break

Winter Break will take place from December 26th to the January 6th. Classes will resume on Monday, January 9th, 2017. Enjoy the holidays and have a safe and happy New Year!

Progress Report Distribution

​Progress reports for quarter two will be distributed.


​No classes will take place and building will be closed in observance of the Martin Luther King, Jr. holiday.

Latest News

Below you will find information on the latest news from Phillips Academy

Congratulations to the Wildcat Football Program

​Congratulations to coach Troy McAllister and the Wendell Phillips football team on another great season. After winning the first state football title in CPS history last year, the team advanced to the semifinal...

Phillips Football Team Featured on ESPN

​Coach Troy McAllister and members of the defending IHSA Class 4A State Champion Phillips football team were featured on EPSN’s Monday Night Countdown show before the Chicago Bears played the Minnesota Vikings...

Interested in Becoming a Wildcat?

Join the Phillips family! ​Click the link on the right to view the admissions application for the 2017-2018 school year.