Four students from The Perse School in Cambridge, England, along with their chaperone, Ms. Helen Large, arrived in Pittsburgh on March 23 for a two week stay. Their visit was part of the inbound portion of the Perse Exchange.
Emily Szabo '21 won the Junior National Mogul Skiing Championship. The event was held in Sun Valley, Idaho, on March 13-19, 2017. She is the youngest competitor to win this event, and will represent the United States at next year's Junior World Championship.
The 1990s were years of strategic planning, campus expansion and increased diversity. The Academy began to shift from a community school built on strong traditions and a proud history to what many considered the "school of choice" in the greater Pittsburgh area. To accommodate for growth in the student population, Headmaster Ham Clark and the Board of Trustees implemented a new Master Plan for campus expansion that included many new academic spaces on campus.