Extra-Curricular Activities

The City School at Rittenhouse seeks to offer a variety of activities, clubs, and performing arts groups in which students can pursue and develop their interests and abilities. Our small size gives us the flexibility to respond to students’ different interests and provide activities that best fit their needs.

Performing Arts Groups

The performing arts groups have all-school performances twice yearly. These groups meet during the school day and students receive academic credit for the class.

  • Dance
  • Choir
  • Drama


The City School at Rittenhouse is part of the Penn-Jersey Athletic League and participates in the Association of Christian Schools International and Mid-Atlantic Christian School Association Sports Conferences. Practices and games are held after normal school hours.

  • Basketball
  • Cheerleading
  • Track & Field

Student Organizations and Electives

Numerous opportunities exist for The City School at Rittenhouse students to explore their own interests. The following are some of the student organizations elective courses that are offered:

  • Cooking Elective
  • Classic Films Elective
  • Debate Team
  • National Honor Society
  • SAT Prep Elective
  • Student Ambassadors
  • Sports Elective
  • Strategic Games Elective
  • Student Government
  • Student Prayer Group
  • Yearbook