Shady Side Academy
* This figure may not reflect actual classroom sizes.
Shady Side Academy (Pennsylvania)
Shady Side Academy is a private coed school in Pittsburgh, a large suburb in Pennsylvania. 147 other private schools are located in Allegheny County too, but very few – if any – are boarding schools like Shady Side Academy is. In terms of religious orientation, Shady Side Academy is a nonsectarian school.
The academic school years lasts 167 calendar days and each day students spend 9 hours in class. In 2011, 100% of the graduating senior class went on to 4-year colleges.
115.1 full-time equivalent teachers are on staff to educate the student body of 907 students in grades PK-12. That’s a student-teacher ratio of 7.88. We look more closely at students and teachers in several charts below.
Associations & Organizations
- National Association for the Education of Young Children
- National Association of Independent Schools
- State/Regional Independent School Association
- The Association of Boarding Schools
Students by Gender
Students by Grade
Teachers on Staff
Photo Source: School's Website and/or Social Media Data Source: NCES: 00939414
Explore Boarding Schools in Pennsylvania
Linden Hall is a private all-girl school in Lititz, Pennsylvania. Lititz is a large suburb in Lancaster County. Lancaster County is home…5 - 12all-girl244 Students29 Teachers
The Hill School is a private coed school in Pottstown, Pennsylvania. Their campus is set in a small suburb, which is just…9 - 12coed494 Students68 Teachers
Church Farm School is a private all-boy school in Exton, Pennsylvania. Exton is a large suburb in Chester County, where you will…7 - 12all-boy184 Students30 Teachers
Valley Forge Military Academy is a private all-boy school in Radnor, a large suburb in Pennsylvania. 95 other private schools are located…7 - 12all-boy260 Students28 Teachers