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

Memorial Day

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

Senior Prom

​Senior prom will take from 7pm until midnight at the InterContinental Chicago Magnificent Mile hotel located at 505 N. Michigan Ave.

Senior Graduation

​Our Senior Class graduation ceremony will take place from 6pm to 8pm at the Harold Washington Cultural Center located at 4701 S. Martin Luther King Dr.

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 $10.5 million in college scholarships! Great job, Wildcats!