With thousands eligible, Philly Mayor Kenney, schools chief Hite urge city parents to claim child tax credit

BY: - June 28, 2021

Starting next month, more than 90 percent of Philadelphia families with children will be eligible for new monthly payments from the federal government of $250 or $300 per child from the Child Tax Credit.

Philly schools chief Hite mum on state of standoff with city teachers; stresses schools are safe

BY: - February 12, 2021

“I cannot discuss any details of the mediation process that’s currently occurring,” Hite said.

Philly schools superintendent joins national push for more federal funds for schools

BY: - April 30, 2020

Superintendent William Hite and 61 other big-city superintendents are calling on Congress to approve new funding for local school systems.