Gifts to Shady Side Academy provide the necessary tools for the best educational experience for our students. Generosity from donors also affords the ability to attract and retain qualified faculty and staff.


Shady Side Academy's longstanding tradition of excellence is fueled by the ongoing generosity of our alumni, parents, grandparents, faculty and friends. Your support profoundly impacts the daily student experience, making outstanding opportunities possible in the classroom and beyond. Thank you!

2021-2022 Blue & Gold Fund

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Dr. Alison Saras

Allison F. Saras, Ph.D.
Director of Alumni
and Development

Email • 412-968-3077

Jamie Scott '98

Jamie (Brush) Scott '98
Leadership Programming and
Major Gifts Officer

Email • 412-968-3032