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

Early Dismissal

​Students will be dismissed at 2:30pm on the first and third Wednesdays of each month. Dismissal on all other school days is at 3:15pm.

Decision Day

​Phillips will be hosting a Decision Day pep rally from 1:30pm to 3:15pm in the school auditorium. Senior students will announce the names of the colleges and universities they plan to attend next fall! Parents, families and community members are all welcome to attend and are encouraged to represent their student’s school of choice. Please contact Kathryn Kaushal (773-535-1970, with any questions.

Memorial Day

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

Latest News

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

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 $9 million in college scholarships! In addition, 87% of our graduating class has already been accepted into a college or university! Keep up the good work,...

Wildcats Football - State Champions!

​Congratulations to the players and coaching staff of the Phillips football team on winning the IHSA Class 5A state championship! This is head coach Troy McAllister’s second state title in three years...