We consider our boarding community an extended family that learns, 玩s and grows together. All of this takes place in a supportive environment staffed by 成年人 dedicated to the success and well-being of every student.
By living with peers from across the country and around the world, boarders develop a global perspective and an appreciation for diverse backgrounds. 作为校园居民, they benefit from greater access to school resources, including evening study hours with teachers and more time in the gym or art studio. 有指导和欧博体育, they gain independence in a structured and safe community, which helps prepare them for a smooth transition to college.
寄宿生可以和我们住在一起 五天或七天 一个星期. Five-day boarding is perfect for families who live close to Pittsburgh, allowing students to skip the daily commute and develop independence while spending weekends with family. For families living a greater distance away or abroad, seven-day boarding offers an immersive experience complete with weekend activities. 寄宿常见问题.
Our boarding program is a small, close-knit community. With a 3:1 residential student-to-faculty ratio, dorm advisors and faculty living on campus get to know our boarders well and develop strong relationships with them. 每天晚上, the residential life team and their families join boarders for dinner, giving students the opportunity to know them as people outside of the classroom. 见见住宿生活团队.
The tuition for SSA's boarding program is considerably less than the national average. However, we recognize that an independent school education is a significant financial investment. Approximately 30 percent of SSA students receive financial assistance, and boarding merit scholarships are available. 了解更多欧博体育支付SSA的信息.
The 匹兹堡市 offers tremendous resources for all Shady Side students. Seven-day boarders have the opportunity to spend their weekends experiencing all the city has to offer: a thriving arts community, 美丽的河流和公园, 优秀的职业运动队, neighborhoods with distinct personalities and more. 发现匹兹堡.
7天寄宿生, our residential life staff and student prefects plan a variety of fun activities in the evenings and around Pittsburgh on the weekends:
- Campfires, cookie baking, movie nights and more!