City High’s Calendar of Events 2019-2020

The class of 2024 application period has begun! Visit
Students who are interested intransferring into this year’s 9th and 10th grade at City High are encouraged to apply now and schedule a tour.


November 2019

November 1st — Pittsburgh Residents application preference period begins (ends December 1st).

November 2nd — RSVP Today! 8th Graders New Admissions Open House

November 21st — Family Literacy Night

November 22nd — Half Day/Light Up Night

November 27th — Half Day 

November 28th-29th — Thanksgiving Break No School

December 2019

December 1st, 2019 – All residents  

December 2nd — Half Day – Finals

December 3rd — Half Day – Finals

December 4th – January 2nd — Winter Break

December 16th – January 1st —Administrative Offices Closed for Winter Break


January 2020

January 1st — Building Closed

January 3rd — First Day of Trimester 2

January 17th — Half Day

January 20th — MLK  Jr. Day – No School

February 2020

February 5th — Half Day

February 14th — Half Day / Snow Ball

February 17th — No School – Parent-Teacher Conferences

March 2020

March 11-20th — Costa Rica Trip

March 13rd — Half Day

March 16th — No School

March 21st — Open House

April 2020

April 1-2nd —  Half Day – Finals

April 3-27th — Spring Break

April 28th — First Day of Trimester 3


May 2020

May 6-8th — 11th Grade – New York City Trip

May 15th — Half Day / Prom

May 20-22nd — Musical

May 25th — Memorial Day – No School

June 2020

June 3rd — Half Day

June 5th — Niagara Falls Trip

June 12th — Half Day

June 16-17th — Senior Finals (Half Days for Seniors)

June May 18th — Senior Breakfast (Half Day for Seniors)

June May 19th — Graduation Practice (Half Day for Seniors)

June May 20th — Graduation at Soldiers & Sailors

July 2020

July 3rd — Independence Day – No School

July 10th — 9th Grade Presque Isle

July 22-24th — Half Day – Finals / Awards

July 25 – September 7th — Summer Break