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Patrick Henry School of Science and Arts (PHSSA), Virginia’s first charter elementary school, is beginning its ninth 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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PHSSA families can now utilize MyPaymentsPlus to pay for school meals. Click here for more information.
2018-2019 PHSSA Wait List Application
PHSSA is now accepting wait list applications. Please click on the link above and complete the online application. This completed student application will be added to the wait list. Applicants will be contacted as spots become available.
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What’s happening at PHSSA
PHSSA Events Calendar | 2018-2019 School Year Calendar
Office hours are 7:45 am - 4:00 pm
First day of 2018-2019 school year will be Tuesday, July 31, 2018.
There will be an Open House on Monday, July 30, 2018 from 1pm until 5pm. All students and families are welcome to participate in the whole school open house. Grades 1-5 can visit classrooms and drop off supplies. Kindergarten families, however, will not have a teacher assigned to your student until later in the week; there will be a “kindergarten meet the teacher" on Friday, August 3rd. For incoming kindergartners, the delayed entry will be happening during the first week of school, July 31st – August 2nd. Kindergarten students will come ONLY TWO DAYS during that week: your assigned day and Friday.