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, Virginia’s first charter elementary school, is beginning its seventh year of operation. Patrick Henry School of Science and Arts 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.
The 2017-18 PHSSA Student Wait List Application is now available. Follow the link to the online application.
Why PHSSA students love their school
What’s happening at PHSSA
PHSSA Events Calendar | 2016-2017 School Year Calendar
Office hours are 7:45 am - 4:00 pm
Morning Meetings occur @ 8:30 am on Friday mornings.
Welcome back to school! Mayor Stoney is scheduled to meet with students @ 1 pm
Garden Work Day 9 am - 12 pm
M 4/24 & T 4/25
RPS Writing Assessment for 5th graders
Young Authors Celebration 9 am - 12 pm
Board of Directors meeting @ 6 pm
What’s cooking at PHSSA
PHSSA families can now utilize MyPaymentsPlus
to pay for school meals. Click here for more information.