The 高中's balanced, rigorous 课程 prepares students to achieve success at 顶尖大学 in a wide array of academic fields.


SS 学生们 in McIlroy CenterShady Side Academy 高中 serves a coed population of approximately 440 high school students in grades 9-12, both day 和 boarding. Our 占地130英亩的校园 is located in the Fox Chapel suburb of Pittsburgh.


Following a proven college preparatory 课程 500 Internal Server Error

Internal Server Error

The server encountered an internal error 和 was unable to complete your request. Either the server is overloaded or there is an error in the application.

Our two newest academic 设备 take STEAM education to a whole new level!

McIlroy Center for Science & Innovation    Glimcher Tech & Design Hub


Our commitment to a balanced education means we offer a breadth of 艺术竞技 opportunities, supported by top-notch 设备. 学生们 can also explore their passions in more than 50 different 学生俱乐部, such as Science Olympiad or service learning. Many students travel the world through our global 和 off-campus programs whether in one of four international exchange programs or as a Parkin Fellow.

Cultivating Respect 和 Leadership

The mutual respect faculty and students have for each other is exemplified in our culture. We believe students have a voice 和 deserve the opportunity to alongside teachers, and they serve as voting members of our academic, admissions and discipline committees. Faculty advisors meet weekly with their advisees, and teachers and students converse while walking around the quad or enjoying lunch together. We are a close-knit community, grounded in our five Guiding Principles of honesty, kindness, responsibility, respect 和 safety.


Approximately 15 percent of students participate in our 寄宿计划 five or seven days a week. Whether playing studying together in the dorms or exploring Pittsburgh on weekends, boarders gain responsibility 和 independence, preparing them for college life.


我们三个全职 大学辅导员 ensure students find a place where they will thrive. Our 校友 实现在 顶尖大学 和 find success in a variety of professions around the world.

生命中的一天 of the 高中



我们三个全职 大学辅导员 maintain relationships with college admissions offices around the world 和 share their expertise with families during regular one-on-one meetings, ensuring students find a place where they will thrive.