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

Final Exams

​Final Exams for the first semester of the 2019-2020 school year will take place on Tuesday, January 28th and Wednesday, January 29th. Dismissal for all students will be at 1:45 pm on both days.

End of Quarter 2

​Thursday, January 30th is the last day of the second quarter.

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.

Latest News

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

Final Exams Schedule

​Click the link to the right to see the schedule for the semester one final exams which will take place on January 28th and 29th.

2020-2021 Curriculum Guide

The attached curriculum guide contains information about the course offerings, graduation requirement, school policies, and college planning at Wendell Phillips Academy High School. Please utilize this information as you select courses for your...

Local School Council Election

The 2020 Phillips Local School Council Election will be held on Thursday, April 23, 2020 during Spring Parent-Teacher Conference Day from 6:00 a.m. to 7:00 p.m. Please see the attached letter or go to https:/...