Class of 2023 & 2022—Looking for a great school?
Even if you are already enrolled in another school and are still looking for the perfect fit, it’s not too late. 9th & 10th Graders can still enroll and start this September!
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, producing the highest “Pittsburgh Promise Scholarship Eligibility” of all Pittsburgh Public Schools. See our NEW 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,” one of only 16 organizations in the state of Pennsylvania to receive this certification.
Call to schedule a tour today!
Conveniently located in the heart of Pittsburgh business community at 201 Stanwix Street
You DO NOT need to live in the city of Pittsburgh to attend City High. We are a Tuition-FREE* public school, open to ALL students.
Safety comes first!
A- Safety Rating—niche.com
Risk assessments completed by: PA State Police, Pittsburgh Emergency Management & Department of Homeland Security.
Enhanced Anti-bullying Policy
ALICE-Certified Training at 100%—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
• EMERGENCY Panic Switches
Staffed with a full-time Nurse, full-time Licensed Professional Counselors (LPC) and a full-time Licensed Clinical Social Worker (LCSW).
Be a part of the success!
96% Graduation Rate, Class of 2019—Our teachers loop all four years with their students, a key element of our student retention and success.
100% Internship Completion—We partner with the Pittsburgh business community to provide real-world work experience, another unique element to our students’ success.
Highest Promise Eligible School of all Pittsburgh Public Schools. 92% Qualify for the The Pittsburgh Promise—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 private elected board. Our location in Pittsburgh still allows our students to apply for the Pittsburgh Promise Scholarship Program!
Staffed with full-time Nurse, a full-time Licensed Professional Counselors (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.
Technology Infused—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
New on-site fitness center
Dances and clubs
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 private 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 yours to keep upon graduation. © City High. City High is an Equal Rights and Opportunity Public School.