The (Full-Time school) it mainly caters for learners that live in the inner city. Many come from suburbs such as Hillbrow, Braamfontein and Joubert Park but learners from areas such as Soweto and Alexandra are also accommodated. The majority of these learners are from a population segment that has been historically disadvantaged and are representative of the poorer socio-economic classes.
The Full-Time school is supported by approximately 49 teachers and 20 administrative staff while the Saturday School and the Matric Rewrite Centre have additional teaching staff. The total full time staff complement is roughly 44 and Phoenix College is fully BEE compliant. The staff members are professionals that place education above their personal ambitions. Phoenix College is an NPO that is run by an executive.
Tuition fees are altered periodically and the present fee can be obtained by phoning the office. Full fees are due on registration but arrangements can be made for termly or monthly instalments.