Patrick Henry School of Science and Arts (PHSSA) is a kindergarten through fifth grade (K-5) school based on meaningful parent, educator, and community involvement. The school provides the children of our diverse community with an academically rigorous science- and arts-based curriculum that emphasizes environmental awareness and social responsibility.
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Patrick Henry School of Science and Arts (PHSSA), Virginia’s first charter elementary school, is beginning its eighth year of operation. PHSSA is a Richmond Public School serving approximately 330 Richmond students. Our mission is to cultivate students’ maximum growth and develop stewardship through a premier environmental and arts education.
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Orders will be taken through September 22, 2017. All orders will be shipped to school and distributed to students/families. Contact firstname.lastname@example.org if you have any questions.
Prospective Family Open House
Wednesday, November 8, 2017
Meet and Greet 5:30 - 6:30pm
Q&A 6:30 - 7pm
What’s cooking at PHSSA
PHSSA families can now utilize MyPaymentsPlus to pay for school meals. Click here for more information.
What’s happening at PHSSA
PHSSA Events Calendar | 2017-2018 School Year Calendar
Office hours are 7:45 am - 4:00 pm
Board of Directors Meeting 6-8pm
SPMT Meeting 3:15-4pm
Come See PHSSA's Growing Potential 4-7pm
Early Dismissal @ 11am | End of Quarter 1
Chipotle Fundraiser 5-10pm; 4930 W Broad Street, RVA
Homecoming Celebration 6-8pm
No School | Parent/Teacher Conferences
Middle School Fair for 5th Graders 2:30-4pm
Fall Intersession: 10/9 - 10/13
Fall Break: 10/16-10/20
Classes resume: 10/23
Act ACORNingly Update
Winter Musical is:
Jingle Bell Jukebox
Main cast auditions: Thursday, September 21st 6pm
Junior Cast Auditions: Wednesday, November 1st 6pm
Click here to learn more about how to support our growing potential.
Why PHSSA students love their school