Register to Attend one of Our New Admissions Open House Events
8th and 9th Graders —Don't miss City High's March 20th IN-PERSON or March 13th VIRTUAL Open House Events! Register to Attend at 

2025 Open Enrollment has begun!

Visit City High - One of the Top-ranked Area High Schools

City Charter High School has a 95% graduation rate, one of the top in the State and 91% of our students qualify for The Pittsburgh Promise Scholarship, highest of all Pittsburgh Public Schools. 

Take a Virtual Tour

Join us virtually… as we show you around our campus. Simply click on the video link below to watch our previously recorded Virtual Open House event.

Small Group Tours 

Small Group Tours are for parents and students thinking about attending City High who would like to visit classrooms while classes are in session. Visitors will get to tour the building, visit classrooms, and learn more about City High's unique culture and curriculum.  City High’s small group tours are typically available every Wednesday at 10 AM and 2 PM during the regular school year.  



Open Houses

Every Spring and Fall, City Charter High School holds an Open House for current 8th Gradersand transferring 9th graders and their families who are thinking about applying for City High to attend in the Fall.

You'll be able to walk though classrooms, labs and auditorium, visit the fitness center and cafeteria and most importantly talk with teachers and student ambassadors about City High's unique curriculum and culture.

Visit our EventBrite page for information on registering for upcoming Open House events.


If you have questions or would like to learn more, or receive informational brochures and/or alerts to upcoming City High events, please email us your name, address, and your student's current grade level to Michelle Fossum at or call 412-690-2489 ext. 111. 

See our Calendar of Events 


City High is excited to be a part of your child’s future, and wanted to remind you how important it is to attend the student’s official 9th Grade Orientation Day. 

You will receive your orientation packet and seat number in the mail with your reporting time typically in the Spring of the year of admission.