Welcome, SSA faculty & staff!

This section is designed to provide a centralized spot for helpful information and links for SSA employees. To access password-protected pages, including your teacher pages, log in to the Faculty/Staff Portal below. Please bookmark this page for easy access in the future!

Faculty/Staff Portal Login

Log in

Log in to access:

  • S-Book Directory
  • Teacher Pages
  • Handbooks
  • Professional Development Resources
  • Employee Benefits
  • Class Page Directory
  • Downloadable School Forms
  • Purchasing and Expense Forms
  • State Clearances
  • Technology Resources
Trouble logging in? Email the HelpDesk.

Shady Side App (iOS)

The official Shady Side iOS app gives you on-the-go access to the S-Book directory, teacher pages, news, calendars, lunch menus and more!

SSA Student App (iOS/Android)

SSA Student AppSenior School Only: SSA Student allows Senior School students, faculty and parents to track daily class schedules, create a digital ID card and more. The app was created by students in the Computer Science Club.

Features: Schedule, Digital ID Card, Digital Planner, News, Daily Bulletin, Lunch Menus, Teacher Pages

Instructions: Students enter their class schedule and ID card number once to set up the app.

Download the iOS App | Download the Android App

Order an SSA License Plate

license plate

To order an SSA license plate, complete and mail the Special Organization Plate application with a $50 check payable to SSA to: Shady Side Academy, Attn: Sarah Casey, 423 Fox Chapel Road, Pittsburgh, PA 15238.

Questions? Call 412-968-3036

All-School Calendars

Library Resources

Blue & Gold Fund

Every gift, no matter the size, makes a difference. Support SSA today!

#SSA Now

Visit the #SSANow section to check out SSA's social media feeds, read our blogs, watch our Day in the Life and YouTube videos, listen to the Beyond Hello Podcast, browse photos and download our apps!