Wendell Phillips Academy High School.....The jewel of Chicago's Bronzeville community.
2011 Science Olympiad Winner
2011 Illinois State Board of Education’s 2011 Academic Improvement Award
2013 Chicago Public Schools 'Spotlight On Technology Award'
2013 Named Level 1 Chicago Public School
- The Phillips ROTC Program is the ¬first Junior Air Force ROTC in the
Chicago Public Schools and is ranked #5 among 45 CPS JROTC marching programs.
- 34% of the students that appear on the Phillips Honor Roll each quarter are student athletes.
- The Art Department was awarded $3,000 for the Curricular Enhancement Grant where students designed and painted two murals about school life and the History Makers of the Phillips Alumni
- The Phillips Marching Wildcat Band was awarded a $5,000 grant from Artists for Harmony to purchase new Jupiter Saxophones
- The Library Media Center was awarded $15,000 for the CPS VITAL
Grant to purchase NOOKs and iPads for student use
- Phillips has a successful one-to-one grant for iPads in the classroom.
Wendell Phillips High School Homepage - phillips.cps.k12.il.us/