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

Veterans Day

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

Report Card Pickup Day

Parents are asked to pickup report cards and conference with teachers. ​This is a non-school day for students. Conference session times will be from 11:00am to 2:00pm and from 3:00pm to 6:15pm. The building will be closed to parents and students from 2:00pm to 3:00pm.

Thanksgiving Break

​Thanksgiving Break will take place from November 21st to the 23rd. No classes will be held and the building will be closed. Classes will resume on Monday, November 26th. Enjoy the holiday!

Latest News

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

FAFSA is Open

The Free Application for Federal Student Aid is now open! Go to to apply.  All Seniors MUST fill out the FAFSA as part of their Senior requirements to...

Congratulations POSSE Scholarship Semi-Finalists

​Congratulations to Rachel Bynum and Sean Waight for being named semi-finalists for the prestigious POSSE scholarship. Great job, Wildcats! 

Now Available - Pay Your School Fees Online!

​The new Phillips ePay website is now live and allows you to pay your student’s school fees online using a debit or credit card. Simply click the link to the right...