Register in Ravenna

Sheridan is one of the many independent schools that uses the app Ravenna to manage the application process from inquiry through decision. Almost all of the steps that follow, including submitting an application, registering for events and collecting supporting documents, happen in Ravenna.

Please begin the admission process by creating a family profile in Ravenna and choosing Sheridan as a school you’re exploring. From there, follow the steps below to submit an application and begin your journey.

The steps of the admissions process are clearly explained in Ravenna. They vary by grade, but for most families, they will include:
  • Requesting student evaluations (teacher recommendations) and records or transcripts from your child’s current school
  • Filling out a parent questionnaire (everyone) and student questionnaire (for middle schoolers) in Ravenna
  • Scheduling a visit to Sheridan for your child
You can always reach out to us at with questions!
Want to learn more about our decision release and response dates as well as best practices for navigating independent school enrollment? Read the AISGW Statement to Applicants.

Important Dates and Deadlines

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  • September 1 - 8, 2023

    Applications Open in Ravenna
  • October 2023 - January 2024

    Open Houses: The Sheridan Experience
  • Friday, January 12, 2024

    Preliminary Application Deadline (11:59 pm EST)
  • Monday, January 22, 2024

    Supplementary Forms Deadline (11:59 pm EST)
  • Friday, January 24, 2024

    Initial Financial Aid Application Deadline (11:59 pm EST)
  • Friday, February 16, 2024

    Financial Aid Supplementary Documents Deadline (11:59 pm EST)
  • Friday, March 3, 2024

    Admissions and Financial Aid Decisions Released (4:00 pm EST)
  • Friday, March 16, 2024

    Admission Response Deadline (3:00 pm EST)
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Founded in 1927, we are a vibrant K-8 progressive school with no more than 230 students, an engaged community, and a fierce commitment to both equity and diversity.