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Shady Side Academy - Junior School-Grades K-5

400 South Braddock Avenue
Pittsburgh, PA 15221

(412) 473-4400



Features & Staff

  • 26 Total enrollment
  • 7:1 Student/teacher ratio
  • 1883 Established


  • 100% Bachelors
  • 57% Masters

School Features

Provide a kindergarten and elementary school program
Affiliated with a religious institution
Some experience serving children with special needs
Extended day More

More Information

Part Time is available in 5 half-days. Mixed Time is available in 3 full/2 half days or 2 full/3 half days. Before School Care begins at 7:30 a.m. and After-School Discovery program runs until 6:00 p.m.


Facilities Includes:

Classrooms (with bathroom attached)  
Classrooms (with kitchenette attached)  
Music room  
Art room  
computer labs, science lab, spanish classroom  
Playgrounds More

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  • Slides
  • Swings
  • Playhouses
  • Large construction blocks/climbing structures
  • Tricycles
  • Wagons


General Procedure:

  • Parents bring their children to and from school
  • Private bus service available
  • Located close to public transportation
  • Local public school districts bus children in the districts resides within 10 miles of the school

Dropoff Procedure:

  • Teachers/director meet children at their cars and walk the children into the classroom