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

Freshman Orientation

​Freshman Orientation for the 2017-2018 school year will take place on August 14th, 15th and 16th from 9am to 12pm. Incoming freshman will be expected to attend all three days. 

Student Registration

2017-2018 school year registration for Sophomore, Junior and Senior students will take place on August 16th and 17th from 9am to 1pm.

First Day of School

The first day of school for the 2017-2018 school year is Tuesday, September 5th. Classes start at 8:15am, don’t be late!​

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!