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

End of 4th Quarter

​This will be the last day of the 2016-2017 school year. Have a safe and happy summer vacation!

Summer Band Camp

​Become a “Wildcat Blaster” and perform at Phillips football games by joining our summer band camp. The camp is free for Phillips students to attend and includes lunch, t-shirt and a field trip to the 20th Annual Chicago Football Classic at Soldier Field. Session 1 starts on July 10 and will take place from noon to 4pm, Monday thru Thursday. Call 773-535-1603 ext. 81937 and leave your contact information to register. PREVIOUS MUSICAL EXPERIENCE NOT REQUIRED.

Latest News

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

College Acceptance

Congratulations to the Class of 2017! ​For the third consecutive year, 100% of our graduating class has been accepted into college, with 84% of those acceptances being to a four-year institution. Great job, Wildcats!

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.

Class of 2017 Scholarships

​Congratulations to the class or 2017 for being awarded over $10.9 million in college scholarships! Great job, Wildcats!