Attend the 8th Graders NEW Admissions Spring Open House Saturday March 21, 2020 from 10:00 a.m. – noon.
Class of 2024
CITY CHARTER HIGH SCHOOL is a public charter school approved by the Pittsburgh Public School (PPS) board but is not a PPS-operated school. We are self-governed with a privately elected Board. Our location in Pittsburgh still allows our students to apply for the Pittsburgh Promise Scholarship Program!
*The cost of each student’s public education and laptop is paid for by taxpayer dollars. Laptops are theirs to keep upon graduation. © City High. City High is an Equal Rights and Opportunity Public School.
WANT TO LEARN MORE?
Join us and you’ll be able to see where your child can embark on their greatest potential! Find out how our unique Looping of teachers with student all four years is a key part of building academic strength, earning the highest “Pittsburgh Promise Scholarship Eligibility” of all Pittsburgh Public Schools. See our complete fitness center, visit classrooms and labs, and our cafeteria with a professionally equipped kitchen for chef-prepared lunches! Learn about students’ free laptops and cultural field trips and why niche.com gave us an “A” rating in Health and Safety. City High is an “ALICE Certified Organization,” a second year in a row, one of only 22 organizations in the state of Pennsylvania to receive this certification for students and staff safety preparations.
School tours are available every thursday while classes are in session. Call 412-690-City and ask for Ms. Davis to schedule your tour today. Please note tours fill up fast.
The current 8th grade applications period for all Pittsburgh and non-Pittsburgh residents of the upcoming 9th grade class of 2024 is now underway. Apply Now!
BE A PART OF THE SUCCESS!
100% of Graduates Complete an Internship
Students get to experience an off-campus internship, mentored in their field of interest.
96% Graduation Rate, Class of 2019
Our teachers loop all four years with their students, a key element of our student retention and success.
92% Qualify for the The Pittsburgh Promise
The highest “Pittsburgh Promise Scholarship Eligibility” of all Pittsburgh Public Schools.
Staffed with full-time Nurse, a full-time Licensed Professional Counselor (LPC) and a full-time Licensed Clinical Social Worker (LCSW).
Post High School Planning Team
Providing training and support for college, trade/tech school or direct-to-work students.
Mandatory technology classes, and robotics and programming electives.
WHY CITY HIGH?
FREE* laptop 24/7—yours to keep after graduation and wireless classrooms.
Microsoft Office & Adobe certifications
Career Mapping for each student
Opportunities to earn college credits at CCAC or Point Park University
Cultural Field Trips to New York, Niagara Falls, Presque Isle, Camp Kon-o-Kwee and Costa Rica
Student run robotics team & program workshops
Required professional attire
Year-round classes/emphasis on academics
Private study carrels and wing for seniors
Small school – individual attention
Complete on-site fitness center
Dances and clubs
SAFETY COMES FIRST
A Safety Rating—niche.com
City High’s diligent and proactive health and safety departments ensure a safer place for learning.
Risk assessments completed by: PA State Police, Pittsburgh Emergency Management & Department of Homeland Security.
Enhanced Anti-bullying Policy
ALICE-Certified Training at 100% participation—Staff and Students
City Charter High School is officially an “ALICE Certified Organization,” one of only 16 organizations in the state of Pennsylvania to receive this certification.
• Ballistic Glass Lobby
• ID-Secured Entrance
• Emergency Panic Buttons
• 82 Monitored Cameras
• EMERGENCY Panic Switches on every floor
• EMERGENCY Panic Switches in every class room
Staffed with a full-time Nurse, full-time Licensed Professional Counselor (LPC) and a full-time Licensed Clinical Social Worker (LCSW).