Sheridan Preparatory Academy News

A poster advertising the 15th annual art exhibit at Empire State Plaza.

The 15th annual K-8 Art Exhibition at Empire State Plaza runs March 4-22 with a special...

A grade 11 student reads to a class of fourth graders.

Collaboration is key!

February 16, 2024

On Friday Sheridan Preparatory Academy welcomed guest readers from their City Scho...

Students participated in a West African drumming session for Black History Month.

In the theme of this year’s Black History Month, we welcomed Jordan Taylor Hill t...

Black History Month logo

We are excited to celebrate Black History Month! The theme of this year’s obse...

A group of Albany High students at a pep rally

All members of our community are invited to attend an in-person forum at Albany High Sc...

Celebrate special ed professionals

Nominate a special ed HERO!

January 22, 2024

The Albany Special Education Parent Advisory Council (SEPAC) is seeking nominations for...

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Since 2019, Erin’s Law has required public schools in New York to provide instruc...

Students at Sheridan Prep sing carols on the day before Winter Break.

Caroling Under the Stairs

December 22, 2023

The best way to spread Christmas cheer is singing loud for all to hear. And sing lou...

Clement high school student reads to class of Sheridan Prep elementary students

Readers AND leaders

December 19, 2023

They’re readers and they’re leaders! On Friday, four Tony Clement Center...

Portrait of new Assistant Superintendent for Elementary Instruction Jasmine Brown

The City School District of Albany Board of Education has appointed veteran district ad...

Joseph Hochreiter

The safety of everyone in our school community – every student, every employee an...

Students share their narrative writing during a writing open house.

Writing Open House

November 28, 2023

Grade 3 just wrapped up a unit on narrative writing with a Writers’ Workshop! ...

Students enjoy traditional Thanksgiving desserts like pie.

On the Tuesday before Thanksgiving Recess, new traditions were started and old ones wer...

A student practices the violin.

Our third graders are currently participating in Music Exploration Recruitment Gro...

An author reads from his book to students.

Our SPA Superstars can now add award-winning author to the list of people they have met...

Head shot of Jill Lastarza

City School District of Albany school counselor Jill Lastarza has been selected to be i...

Graphic image of white snowflakes on a royal blue background

With the prospect of wintry weather starting to arrive in our daily forecasts, the City...

Student sings into microphone

Winter concert schedule

November 1, 2023

Winter officially starts on Dec. 21, but winter concert season in the City School Distr...

An elementary student painting a small pumpkin in class

The Halloween season is upon us, and we would like to share a reminder regarding c...