Sheridan Preparatory Academy
Avenue, Albany, NY 12206
Zuleika Sanchez-Gayle, Principal
constructed Sheridan Preparatory Academy opened its
doors in September 2004. The school is part of the City
School District of Albany's comprehensive facilities
plan to create smaller, more personal learning spaces
where students have the technology necessary to succeed.
The school is
proud to be able to provide a range of programs and
services to take care of children's academic needs and
provide health and wellness services on-site. These
services include a school-based health center through
the Whitney M. Young Health Center and a
mobile dental health services program through a
partnership with St. Peter's Hospital and Ronald
School day begins:
School day ends:
After-school child care ends:
Full-day prekindergarten and kindergarten
YMCA extended-day program
Full-service neighborhood-school model
School-based health center
Voluntary school uniform program
Thursday, Sept. 4 -- First day
Wednesday, Sept. 10 -- Building
Leadership Team meeting, 2:40 p.m.
Friday, Sept. 12
- Blue and Gold Day
- Welcome Back Assembly, 8 a.m.
- Tuesday, Sept. 16 -- Dads
Take Your Child to School Day
- Thursday, Sept. 18 -- Fall
Open House and Back-to-School Blast, 3-5 p.m.
- Wednesday, Sept. 24 -- PTA
meeting, 2:40 p.m.
- Thursday, Sept. 25
-- No school (Rosh Hashana)
Friday, Sept. 26 -- No school
for students (staff professional development day)
Sunday, Sept. 27 -- Falcon 5K
and Fun Run, Washington Park (Details)
News and information
Absence from school
If your child is absent from school
for any reason, call the main office at 475-6850 during
the morning and provide a written excuse when your child
returns to school.