The online school selection application for the 2017 - 2018 school year will be available from September 29 through the deadline for the application process on November 13th. All students planning to attend a School District of Philadelphia high school must submit an online application.

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Selecting a high school is an important step towards your future. Each student who plans to attend any high school in the School District is asked to complete an online application and select the school(s) of their choice. More Info

High School Types

The School District of Philadelphia has 3 types of high schools: neighborhood high schools, citywide admission high schools, and special admission high schools. All 8th graders must fill out a high school application for up to 5 schools or programs of any type in any combination. More Info

Philadelphia High Schools

There are a lot of High School options available to you as a School District of Philadelphia student. In fact, there are over 200 of them! While it’s great to have choices, it can also be overwhelming to figure out which choice will be the best for you.

Explore the different programs schools have to offer and what it takes to get into them.
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Organizations You Can Join

Explore a directory of Philadelphia organizations that can to help you through high school, college, and pursuing your future goals after high school More Info