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

School Improvement Day

​School Improvement Days are non-attendance days for students and are for teachers and staff to review student data, plan instruction, and engage in development aligned to school priorities.

Report Card Pickup Day

Parents are asked to pickup report cards and conference with teachers. ​No classes will take place. Conference session times will be from 11:30am to 2:00pm and from 3:00pm to 6:00pm. The building will be closed to parents and students from 2:00pm to 3:00pm.

Veterans Day

​The no classes will take place and building will be closed in observance of the Veterans Day holiday.

Latest News

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

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.

FAFSA is Open!

The Free Application for Federal Student Aid Opens at midnight on October 1st! The website is  All Seniors are REQUIRED to fill out FAFSA as part of their Senior...

Congratualtions Clinton Osei

Clinton was invited to be one of the “featured students” for a post on Better Make Room, First Lady Michelle Obama’s college opportunity campaign that celebrates education and elevates the voices...