City High In the News

City Charter High School’s amazing students, teachers, alumni and community partners make a difference everyday. Read about their achievements both in-school and out!

Making a Difference

Since 2002, City Charter High School or City High has been ranked among the best schools in Pittsburgh. With its low student/teacher ratio and focus on technology as a tool for learning, graduates leave academically, technologically, personally and socially prepared to succeed in the modern world – whether our students choose college, skills training, or employment. 

After City High, Brandon Mason discovers there are even more way to explore his authentic desire to help people.

After City High, Brandon Mason discovers there are even more way to explore his authentic desire to help people.

His City High internship led him to an elder care and senior living community with the hopes of learning more about physical therapy. There, he discovered more about his communication, initiative and leadership skills.

About Vincentian Marian Manor

About Vincentian Marian Manor

Opened by the Sisters of the Holy Spirit in 1956 to meet the needs of 90 elderly seniors, Vincentian Marian Manor now serves hundreds of seniors each year and is sponsored by the Sisters of Charity of Nazareth. Read more

About The Andy Warhol Museum

About The Andy Warhol Museum

The Andy Warhol Museum is one of the four Carnegie Museums in Pittsburgh, together reaching more than 1.4 million people a year through exhibitions, educational programs, and community outreach. Read more

City High's Thandi Weaver gets the chance of a lifetime, plus a byline in the Post-Gazette.

City High's Thandi Weaver gets the chance of a lifetime, plus a byline in the Post-Gazette.

Getting published is a dream for many people. But for this 17-year-old City High student, it was an amazing experience... one that will go a long way toward opening doors along her future career path. Read more

City High teacher partners with CMU for LEAP Program

City High teacher partners with CMU for LEAP Program

LEAP gives City High students a deep dive into arts and humanities through collaborative effort with Carnegie Mellon University. Read more

City High students participate in Highmark Health 'Straight to Business' program for Pittsburgh's young talent!

City High students participate  in Highmark Health  'Straight to Business' program for Pittsburgh's young talent!

Local high school graduates will earn bachelor's degrees tuition-free while working full-time Justin Ristich-standing second from left Mariah Martin-standing farthest on the right Read more

City High Teacher Cliff Luft Wins Robert F Kennedy Teaching Award

City High Teacher Cliff Luft Wins Robert F Kennedy Teaching Award

10th grade English teacher and Education Leader Cliff Luft wins Annual Schools That Can Robert F. Kennedy Awards Read more