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Upcoming Dates…

10/4 Interim Reports Distributed

Open Houses 9-11 am 10/4 & 10/5

10/5 Noon Dismissal

10/8 Picture Day for Underclassman

10/10 PSAT/SAT Day

10/10 FAFSA Night 6pm for Seniors

Open Houses 9-11 am 10/18 &  10/19

10/22-10/26 Benchmark Testing

10/23 HSA Meeting 5-8 pm

10/26 Student Choreography Dance show 3:30 in the Theater

10/29 Fright Fest @ 3:30

10/30 @ 3:30 Instrumental Concert in Grand Hall

10/31 Student Council Sponsored Halloween Dance in Grand Hall 3:30-6 pm


11/1 Spoken Word Show

11/2 School Selection portal closes

11/6 No school–Election Day (Vote!)

11/8 Report Cards distributed

11/8 & 11/9 Noon Dismissals Parent Teacher Conferences from 1-3 both days and

6-8 pm Thursday evening

11/12 No School–Veteran’s Day

11/15 @ 3:30 & 11/16  @ 6:00 Senior Theater Show

11/22 & 11/23 No School–Happy Thanksgiving!

11/27 HSA meeting 5-8 pm

11/29 @ 3:30 & 11/30 @ 6:00 MyVision Theater shows

Our Mission

The Philadelphia High School for Creative and Performing Arts prepares students to be college and career ready by providing a rigorous academic and creative experience that allow talented students to deep explore artistic skill sets and scholarly disciplines in a diverse, inclusive and safe environment.

Committed to Excellence

The transformative learning experiences at The Philadelphia High School For Creative & Performing Arts are designed to help our students grow both in and out of the classroom. Established in 1978, The Philadelphia High School For Creative & Performing Arts is located in South Philadelphia and reflects the vibrant energy of the area. Our passionate and skilled staff members are here to help our students make an impact on the world. Are you ready to reach your potential? Join us!

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