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

Sophomore Half-Cap Ceremony

Sophomore students will have an opportunity to celebrate their accomplishments for the year with a Half-Cap ceremony. The ceremony will take place in the school auditorium from 11:30am to 12:30pm. Eligible students are able to invite two guests to this ceremony.

Memorial Day

There will be no classes and the school will be closed in observance of the Memorial Day holiday.

Senior Prom

​Senior prom will take from 7pm until 11pm at the InterContinental Chicago Magnificent Mile hotel located at 505 N. Michigan Ave. Tickets are $125 a person and valet parking is available for $25.

Latest News

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

College Acceptance

Congratulations to the Class of 2018! ​For the fourth consecutive year, 100% of our graduating class has been accepted into a college or university. Great job, Wildcats!

Lunchroom Menu Calendar

Are you interested in seeing what will be served in the lunch room during the upcoming days and weeks? You can now access the breakfast and lunch menu calendar for Phillips online! Click...

Class of 2018 Scholarships

​Congratulations to the class or 2018 for being awarded over $10 million in college scholarships! Keep up the good work, Wildcats!