Whatever your passion, City High is your gateway to academic excellence and real-world skills!
New Admissions Spring Open House Saturday March 23rd, 10 a.m. - Noon
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Perspective students don’t miss this event! It’s your chance to learn more about one of the most innovative high schools in Pittsburgh, with their amazing teachers, tech-infused academic curriculum, and focus on career readiness. We built City High over 20 years ago from the ground up with one goal... teaching students the skills they need to reach their full potential and find their passion in the real world.
For-Credit College Classes (dual enrollment)
Mentored Advisory and Looping Program
STEM & Programming Classes & Art Electives
Student-Run Robotics Team
13-week Mentored Internship
Required Career, Technology, and Financial Literacy Curriculum
Post-High School College & Career Planning & Transition Professionals
Dress Code and Workforce Literacy
Year-Round 4PLUS Schedule Tuesday-Friday
New Admissions Open House Highlights
Tour the school, visit classrooms and labs. Talk with teachers and student ambassadors, and apply in person!
- Auditorium (and admissions center)
- Cafeteria that serves freshly-made and lunches (Enjoy chef-prepared light refreshments during Open House!)
- Senior Wing and Quiet Room
- Science Lab & Math Classroom
- Cultural & Information Literacy Classroom
- State-of-the-art Fitness Center for cardio, weight training, aerobics classes, fitness machines, power ropes and more
Apply Now for 2024-2025 School Year
City High's Class of 2028 Application period has begun for prospective 2024-2025 9th Graders—APPLY NOW.
To learn more about the admissions process and important documents and deadlines please visit our Admissions Page
Apply In-Person at our New Admissions Open House & School TourDuring the tour, students and family members can visit the open house admissions stations in the school auditorium. Staff members will be on hand to walk you through the application process and answer any questions you may have.
For a complete list of documents needed to apply, please visit https://www.cityhigh.org//apply#how-to-apply or contact:
Strategic Communications/ Enrollment
412-690-City (2489) ext. 111
WE DO NOT ACCEPT STUDENTS INTO CITY HIGH AFTER JANUARY OF THE 10th GRADE YEAR.
Did you knowCity High is ranked on Niche.com’s List of Best Schools:
- Rated “A” in Resources & Facilities
- #6 2024 Best Charter High School in Pennsylvania
- #8 2024 Public High Schools with the Best Teachers in Allegheny County
- 100% of our 2023 graduates applied and were accepted into either a 2-year or 4-year college program.
We have one of the highest graduation rates in the state—94% Average
Overall Graduation Rate over the last 4 years with little disparity across demographic groups.
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For More Information — If you have questions, would like to learn more, or want to receive informational brochures and/or alerts to upcoming City High events, please email us your name, address, and your child’s current grade level to Michelle Fossum at email@example.com or call 412-690-2489 ext. 111.