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. 

Theater Major Intern Gets Behind the Curtain Experience at Kelly-Strayhorn Theater.

Theater Major Intern Gets Behind the Curtain Experience at Kelly-Strayhorn Theater.

Indyha Fielder is no stranger to the theater. As a dancer and performer (she's in the Shona Sharif dance company and the 2016 City High school musical), this talented senior explored the other side of the curtain in an internship at the Kelly-Strayhorn Theater in East Liberty.

City Charter High School: Balancing Structure and Flexibility for Students with Disabilities

City Charter High School: Balancing Structure and Flexibility for Students with Disabilities

A school that runs on student-teacher relationships seeks a balance between strong structures and flexible student support to sustain instruction during closures. Read more

City High alumnus reflects on an internship that gave her the confidence to succeed.

City High alumnus reflects on an internship that gave her the confidence to succeed.

Every student at City Charter High School graduates with real-world experience as an intern in a local business or organization. One recent graduate, Amaris Martin, now in college at Point Park University and focused on International Studies, looks back at her mentor and internship at TeenBloc. Read more

City High's Ajani Mohanty explores Robotics at HEBI Robotics

City High's Ajani Mohanty explores Robotics at HEBI Robotics

It could be said that Robotics is where engineering and technology collide. So, it's no wonder that self-described "STEM guy Ajani Mohanty decided to take a closer look at a Read more

About Springboard Design

About Springboard Design

Springboard Design is an award-winning architecture and planning firm based in Pittsburgh that concentrates on public interest design, cultural facility and civic planning, healthy workplaces, and sustainable, innovative homes. They are also one of City High's important mentored internship providers Read more

About HEBI Robotics

About HEBI Robotics

HEBI Robotics was founded in 2014 by a cross-disciplinary team from the world-renowned Robotics Institute at Carnegie Mellon University. The company is a spin-out of CMU Biorobotics Lab, led by Professor Howie Choset. Read more

About University of Pittsburgh Departments of Dermatology and Immunology

About University of Pittsburgh Departments of Dermatology and Immunology

As part of the Medical School, the Departments of Dermatology and Immunology explore new mechanisms and pathways of the immune system to enrich human health by combating and preventing disease, enhancing vaccination, and controlling autoimmunity. These departments have a mission of training students Read more

Post-Gazette Magazine cites more than a dozen top high schools in W. Pa.

December 10, 2009 11:30 AM By Eleanor Chute Pittsburgh Post-Gazette U.S. News and World Report has included more than a dozen Western Pennsylvania high schools as among the best public schools in the nation in its 2010 America's Best High Schools. Read more