Dates to Remember
August 20th-6th Grade Orientation held in the cafeteria (10:00 am)
August 26th--First Day of School; Start of 1st Nine Weeks
September 2nd- Holiday (Labor Day)
September 16th-20th- Scholastic Book Fair held in the Library (8:15-4:30 daily)
Phillis Wheatley High School was erected in 1932 as a replacement for Douglass High School which was one of the only public schools in the state of Texas designated for African American students.
The school was designated a historical landmark of the city of San Antonio on March 7, 1985, and continutes to operate as Phillis Wheatley Middle School to this day.
The school recently underwent extensive remodeling before opening in the fall of 2003 under the leadership of Principal Everett Fuller.