Shady Side Academy

Private School
423 Fox Chapel Rd
Pittsburgh, PA 15238
Allegheny County
(412) 968-3000

Religious Affiliation
Nonsectarian

Co-Ed Status
Coed

Associations

  • National Association of Independent Schools
  • State or regional independent school association
  • The Association of Boarding Schools



Shady Side Academy Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Shady Side Academy Students by Grade
PK 42
K 32
1 37
2 34
3 27
4 31
5 36
6 69
7 66
8 62
9 124
10 132
11 125
12 128

Shady Side Academy is a private high school located in Pittsburgh, PA and has 945 students in grades Pre-Kindergarten through 12th. Shady Side Academy is the 11th largest private high school in Pennsylvania and the 313th largest nationally. It has a student teacher ratio of 8.0 to 1.

Total Students: 945
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 8:1
Full Time Teachers: 109

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Shady Side Academy Students by Gender

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 Male 512
(54%)
5,583
(49%)
 Female 433
(46%)
5,708
(51%)

Shady Side Academy Students by Ethnicity

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 White 664
(74%)
8,249
(77%)
 Asian 123
(14%)
623
(6%)
 Two or More 59
(7%)
427
(4%)
 Black 50
(6%)
1,230
(11%)
 Hispanic 7
(1%)
161
(2%)
 American Indian 0
(0%)
4
(0%)
 Pacific Islander 0
(0%)
10
(0%)

Shady Side Academy Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 952
2009 963
2011 928
2013 939
2015 945

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 9
2009 9
2011 8
2013 8
2015 8

Compare Shady Side Academy to Other High Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
800.0% 8.0:1
 
1,398.6% 14.0:1
 
1,636.7% 16.4:1
 

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Shady Side Academy
Pittsburgh, PA
Private PK - 12 945 8:1  
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Public 06 - 12 488 10.4:1 5 miles
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Public 07 - 08 628 9.2:1 5 miles
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Public 09 - 12 1,487 12.9:1 5 miles
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Data on U.S. Public High Schools & Private High Schools

Data provided by the National Center for Education Statistics. The data displayed is compiled from the most recent sources available. For public schools this is the 2015-2016 school year. For private schools this is the 2015-2016 school year.

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