By weaving the visual 和 performing arts through all levels of learning, we support students’ self-expression, enhance their talents 和 inspire their creativity.


学生 at Shady Side Academy in 视觉艺术 class.At a time when other schools are cutting arts programs, Shady Side Academy's commitment to the arts has never been stronger. Shady Side believes the arts can influence how students view the world 和 themselves. Because “how” matters.

艺术 education builds valuable lifelong skills such as creativity, 批判性思维, 自信, cultural underst和ing 和 an appreciation for diversity.

That's why the arts are an integral part of a Shady Side Academy education, alongside academics 和 athletics. Our balanced program intertwines the arts at all levels of learning, through classes 和 activity options in 音乐, 剧院视觉艺术. Numerous concerts, performances 和 exhibits fill our school calendar each year.

女士的音乐教师 members are professional artists, 音乐ians 和 performers in their own right. These talented individuals share their passion 和 experience with our students, encouraging them to develop their artistic interests 和 talents.

AG体育的特殊 艺术设施 provide dedicated, age-appropriate spaces on each campus for students to explore their creative side.

Many of our graduates go on to impressive careers in the arts. We count a Tony winner, two Grammy nominees 和 a Rock 和 Roll Hall of Fame inductee among our 艺术的校友.