Inclusive Tuition

Inclusive Tuition ensures all students benefit from the full SSA experience without unforeseen costs or hidden fees. Inclusive tuition rates include lunches, textbooks, academic activities and field trips, most academic and athletic team travel, athletic uniforms and SSA warm-ups, yearbooks and Parents' Association dues. 

TUITION 2024-2025

Inclusive Tuition, Day  
Pre-k*-Kindergarten $22,500
Grades 1-5 $28,000
Grades 6-8 $33,500
Grades 9-12 $39,000
*Full- and partial-day schedules are available  
Inclusive Tuition, Boarding  
Grades 9-12, Domestic Students $62,500
Grades 9-12, International Students      $66,750


Shady Side Academy admits qualified applicants of any race, color, national and ethnic origin, religion, gender, sexual orientation, age or disability to all the rights, privileges, programs and activities generally accorded or made available to students at the school. It does not discriminate on these bases in administration of its educational policies, admissions policies, scholarship and loan programs, and athletic and other school-administered programs.

For More Information

Bayh Sullivan

Bayh Sullivan
Chief Enrollment Officer

Meredith Colicchie

Meredith Colicchie
Associate Director of Enrollment