Category: Honors and Awards

Marcus Robinson has been awarded prestigious Gates Millennium Scholarship

City Charter High School is proud to announce that Marcus Robinson has been awarded the prestigious Gates Millennium Scholarship (GMS) for the Class of 2015. This accomplishment is especially notable in context of the more than 54,000 students who applied … Read more »

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Every child can learn’: Education department recognizes 13 Allegheny County schools

February 2, 2015 12:00 AM By Jill Harkins / Pittsburgh Post-Gazette Paula Heinzman, principal of Pittsburgh Schiller 6-8, insists that her teachers follow one guiding principle. “Every child can learn,” she said. “It’s one thing to say it, but it’s … Read more »

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Mayor Peduto presents proclamation to City High SAGE Team for Win at International Entrepreneurship Competition!

October 24, 2014—Pittsburgh, PA Mayor William “Bill” Peduto welcomed the City High SAGE Team to his office at the City County Building to present them with a Proclamation for their accomplishments in Pittsburgh and at the national and global SAGE … Read more »

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Pittsburgh Charter High School thrives in international competition

September 22, 2014 12:00 AM By Eleanor Chute / Pittsburgh Post-Gazette As a high school student, Bryce Johnson of Brighton Heights didn’t always see himself as able to help change the world. But as part of a City Charter High … Read more »

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Student Entrepreneurs Take Recycling Business To International Competition — CBS Pittsburgh

September 3, 2014 6:55 PM PITTSBURGH (KDKA) — Some of the kids at City Charter High School are volunteer recyclers, a student-run business that led their classmates to a national championship and competition in Moscow for the World Cup presented … Read more »

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The US News & World Report for Best PA High Schools — City High wins two honors.

City Charter High School is recognized in the National Rankings and earns a Bronze Medal. Bronze Recognition in “The fourth edition of Best High Schools will include data on nearly 22,000 public schools. Of those high schools, the top 4,877 … Read more »

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Best in Class School Partnership

Heather Ann Urban and Mario Zinga

The Renaissance Pittsburgh Hotel has named us as a fundraising recipient for this year’s “Best in Class School Partnership Program,” sponsored by Sage Hospitality. Human Resources Director Heather Ann Urban and hotel staff recently presented the proceeds to Education Manager … Read more »

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City High among the best in America

US News and World Report chose City High among the best in America for the third straight year.

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