Shady Side Academy middle school students learning with iPads.Shady Side Academy provides comprehensive technology education and resources for students across all grades. This technology-enriched academic experience helps students to get the most out of their SSA education and prepares them for a lifetime of success in a world of rapidly evolving tools and systems. From PK-12, students experience age-appropriate exposure, instruction and freedom to learn about contemporary technologies, how they work, and how to use them to support their learning in all curricular areas.