历史

AG体育APP's original one room schoolhouse in PittsburghAG体育APP was founded in a one-room schoolhouse in the Shadyside section of Pittsburgh in 1883. Since its founding, AG体育APP has seen many changes, including the addition of a 初中 1909年,汉武帝搬迁 高级学校 从城市到乡村(福克斯教堂)的1922年, 1940年与阿诺德学校合并, 第一个独立的开放 中学 1958年在宾夕法尼亚西部, 1973年男女同校, 2017年与福克斯教堂乡村日校合并, 这给了学院第二个小学校园.

今天, AG体育APP招收1人以上,4所美丽的校园里聚集了000名学生, 学生探索, 参与并超越 学者, 艺术AG体育APP 在一个多元化和包容性的学习社区. Nearly 100 percent of SSA graduates go on to further their education at a 四年制大专或大学. 该学院拥有广泛的全球网络 校友 谁仍然是Shady Side社区的重要成员.

学院庆祝了 quasquicentennial(第125)周年 in 2008-2009.

 

短暂的历史时间轴

1883                         

  • Members of the Shadyside Presbyterian Church found a college preparatory academy for their sons, called “AG体育APP" 和 located in the Shadyside neighborhood of Pittsburgh's East End.
  • Initial grades for the school were 7-12, known as “Forms I-VI.”
  • William Ralston Crabbe becomes the first “principal” of AG体育APP

1906

  • AG体育APP 和 three other schools form the Western Pennsylvania Interscholastic Athletic League (WPIAL); Principal Crabbe serves as the WPIAL’s first president.

1909

  • 在专科学校(K-6年级)中增加一个初中部门。.

1915

  • Principal Luther Adams invites the Country Day Association of America to meet in Pittsburgh, 由AG体育APP主办.

1917

  • U.S. 加入一战, as well as the emergence of public high schools such as Peabody 和 Schenley, 结果入学人数大幅下降, 学院几乎永远关闭了.

1919

  • 在新“校长”哈罗德·诺默的领导下, AG体育APP begins its first substantial capital campaign 和 st艺术 to plan for its “country school” campus in suburban Fox Chapel.

1922

  • Ground is broken at 福克斯教堂路423号 in February; builders lay cornerstone of Rowe Hall in May; 和 new “country school” campus opens in October with only two buildings (Rowe 和 Ellsworth) near completion.
  • 高级学校 (grades 8-12) moves to new Fox Chapel campus; 初中 (grades K-7) stays in Shadyside.

1940

  • AG体育APP merges with The Arnold School for Boys; Arnold’s seven-acre campus on South Braddock Avenue in the Point Breeze neighborhood of Pittsburgh's East End becomes the Academy’s new 初中 campus.
  • Original property in Shadyside is sold to the University of Pittsburgh (和 later to Winchester Thurston School).

1958

  • AG体育APP opens the first st和alone 中学 in Western Pennsylvania, serving grades 6-8 和 housed in a mansion on a 30-acre property just north of the 高级学校 in Fox Chapel.
  • AG体育APP尝试男女同校, as no local schools are available in Fox Chapel for girls in grades 6-8. Forty-four girls, including faculty children, attend the 中学 in the late 50s 和 early 60s.
  • African-American students are admitted to the 中学 (later to the 初中 in 1964 和 the 高级学校 in 1966).

1973

  • After briefly considering a merger with The Ellis School for Girls, AG体育APP’s 高级学校 adopts coeducation 和 the first girls are admitted to grades 9-12.  It would be nearly 25 years before coeducation is formally adopted at all three divisions (初中 in 1994; 中学 in 1997).

2007

  • The first K-12 female “Lifers” graduate from AG体育APP.
  • AG体育APP opens a pre-kindergarten program in a new free-st和ing facility on the 初中 campus;

2017

  • AG体育APP merges with the PK-5 independent school Fox Chapel 国家一天学校, 学校的第二所小学(PK-5)校园是哪所, 在福克斯教堂的AG体育APP乡村走读学校.