Wendell Phillips Academy High School
- Austin, Garfield Park, North Lawndale
- Bronzeville, Near South Side
- Englewood, Chatham, Auburn Gresham
- Hyde Park, Woodlawn, South Shore
- Jefferson Park, Portage Park, Norwood Park
- Lakeview, Wrigleyville, Northalsted
- Lincoln Park, Old Town
- Lincoln Square, North Center, Irving Park
- Logan Square, Humboldt Park, Avondale
- Pilsen, Little Village, West Loop
- Uptown, Edgewater, Rogers Park
- Wicker Park, Bucktown, West Town
Proposed High School Would Address ‘High School Desert’ On Near South Side, Alderperson Says
After years of advocating, a new open enrollment high school for Near South Side families may be one step closer to becoming reality.
Rush Opens Free Medical Clinic At Wendell Phillips Academy: ‘They Can Literally Come From Upstairs In Their English Class’
Physical and mental health services will be provided to the entire student body year-round and free of charge, thanks to grant funding.
After Student And Security Guard Shot Outside South Side School, Kids Need More Help Healing From Trauma, Parents Say
The shooting happened last month outside Wendell Phillips Academy High School as classes were letting out. Now, school leaders are asking: Are temporary counselors enough?
Construction Company Donates $100K As Wendell Phillips Teacher’s Push For A STEM Department Nears Fundraising Goal
With the contribution from Turner Construction, Wendell Phillips Academy can hire an engineering teacher for the next school year, teacher Michael Mancini said.
This South Side Teacher Is Running A Marathon To Help Fund A STEM Department At Wendell Phillips — And Companies Are Stepping Up To Help
Ahead of his May 15 marathon to create a science and engineering hub at the Bronzeville high school, teacher Michael Mancini isn't just training for the 26.2-mile run — he's connecting with local businesses to make his vision a reality.
A Bronzeville Teacher Organized A Marathon To Fundraise For His School. His Goal: $250K For A STEM Department
English teacher and strength coach Michael Mancini — who never used to run more than a quarter-mile — will run 26.2 miles through Bronzeville to try to raise $250,000 for a STEM and computer science department.