Sheridan Preparatory Academy
Avenue, Albany, NY 12206
Zuleika Sanchez-Gayle, Principal
Michael Barber, Assistant
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
Saturday, March 18
-- New York State School Music
Association (NYSSMA) Festival, Myers Middle
School, 9 a.m.-5 p.m.
Wednesday, March 22
-- All-City Chorus Concert, Myers
Middle School, 6:30 p.m.
28 -- Autism Spectrum Fair,
Montessori Magnet School, 5:30-7 p.m.
Wednesday, March 29 - Friday, March 31
-- NYS English language arts exams for
Tuesday, April 4 --
All-City Strings Concert, William S.
Hackett Middle School, 6:30 p.m.
Friday, April 7 -- Blue and
Friday, April 14
-- Good Friday, no school
Monday, April 17
- Friday, April 21
-- Spring Recess,
ews and information
Living Literature Day --
fitting that the Cat in the Hat was the most popular
character at Sheridan Preparatory Academy’s Living
Literature Day on Thursday – March 2 is the birthday
of beloved children’s author Dr. Seuss, creator of
the mischievous cat and other characters. Sheridan
Prep's event coincided with “Read Across America”
celebrations across the country today. Other
literary favorites debuting at Sheridan Prep include
“Viola Swamp,” “Pinkalicious” and various
superheroes and fairy-tale figures.
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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.