Why KWO and Cornell Notes

“I can shake off everything as I write; my sorrows disappear, my courage is reborn.” –Anne Frank One of the hardest parts of writing is actually getting started. Staring at that blank piece of paper can seem like the most difficult of tasks. Writing is

Updated COVID-19 Guidelines

Dear Parents/Guardians: South Hills Academy is committed to the safety and health of our students and staff. In efforts to provide the safest possible environment in which to learn, we want to inform you that starting October 12, 2021, COVID-19 vaccines and/or weekly COVID testing will be required for

Power of Pink

The 2004 film Mean Girls coined the one-liner, “On Wednesdays, we wear pink!” Well, at South Hills Academy, we have a couple pink days coming up on our calendar. For the culmination of South Hills Academy’s spirit week, Friday, October 1st is a day for

Rewards of Rereading

Goodnight Moon. Green Eggs and Ham. Charlie the Caterpillar. These are some of the standard books of childhood that parents have been reading to their children over and over.Though sometimes we feel like covering our ears when we must read that one book one more time, we

Back to School Night – Part 2

SHA families, welcome to our 2021-2022 virtual Back to School Night. We want to thank you for your understanding during this turbulent time. Although we miss the opportunity to meet and chat with you face to face, our teachers have prepared some videos to introduce

Back to School Night – Part 1

Calling all South Hills Academy parents! It’s the most wonderful time of the year! (No, don’t panic, it’s not Christmas yet!) It’s time for Back to School Night at SHA! We were so happy to welcome all our lovely eagles back to the nest last

Adventures in Abkea Books

As we welcome our eagles back to the nest at South Hills Academy, they are going to see some new books in their classrooms. South Hills Academy will be implementing books and lessons from the Abeka curriculum in our K-8th grade classrooms this school year.

remembering the routine

Summer school is winding down and August is melting away, which means the beginning of the new 2021-2022 academic year at South Hills Academy is upon us. As teachers are preparing to welcome both returning and new Eagles to our nest, we find ourselves in

WASC – A Quality Report

As schools across the country are preparing for teachers and students to report back for another school year, many other schools are also preparing for visits from a certain delegation of people from the Western Association of Schools and Colleges – WASC for short. South

Why a Christian Education

Why a Christian Education? It’s that time of year again. With July almost over, it’s time for students, parents, teachers, and administration to prepare for another school year. The dedicated people at South Hills Academy are already at work preparing to welcome our Eagles back