Founded in 1883, Shady Side Academy Junior School is a private, coeducational institution that serves students in pre-kindergarten through grade five. The school offers a range of programs in art, music and theater. Its academic curriculum includes several subjects, such as reading, writing and arithmetic. Shady Side Academy Junior School also provides transportation services. The school offers after-school programs that include classes in music, reading, dance, drama, basketball, tennis, soccer and puppetry. It organizes various workshops, field trips and community projects. In addition, the school provides summer discovery programs that include various activities, such as swimming, basketball, arts and crafts, nature study and woodworking. Shady Side Academy Junior School is a part of the Shady Side Academy and is located in Pittsburgh.