News & Notes Posts

Family Engineering Night Photos

(Posted 2/9/) Thank you to everyone who came out on a rainy Thursday night for our Lower School Family Engineering Night. We’re especially grateful to LS Science teachers Kate Grinberg and Adrienne van den Beemt for planning and running the event and to Upper School Science teacher Candice Autry, Director of Technology Derek Morton and … Read more

Register for Half-Day Program on Wednesday, March 4th

(Posted 2/9/20)  School ends at noon on March 4th so faculty and staff can attend the Capital Area Progressive Schools symposium. The After School Program is offering a half-day program that includes a bowling outing to Lucky Strike in Bethesda. This is the only child care offered that afternoon — students who are not registered … Read more

Girls on the Run — Spring 2020 (Grades 3-5)

(Posted 2/9/20)  We are very excited to announce that registration for the Girls on the Run – DC Spring 2020 season is now open for Sheridan girls in Grades 3-5.  The season begins on Tuesday, March 3, 2020 and classes will be held at Sheridan on Tuesday and Thursdays from 3:45pm – 5:00pm. The season concludes with an … Read more

Black Lives Matter at School Movement

(Posted 2/2/20)  This week, Sheridan School is proud to participate in the Black Lives Matter at School movement. This movement, started in 2016, is an effort to focus a week of education on lessons about racism, black identities, black history, and anti-racist movements. The Black Lives Matter At School movement follows the thirteen guiding principles … Read more

Report Cards: Arrival and FAQs

(Posted 1/27/20) Report cards will be arriving via email later this week. Between now and then, we recommend reviewing the FAQs below for guidance on how to use the report cards to understand your child’s progress: K-2 FAQ 3-5 FAQ 6-8 FAQ

Day-Long Focus On Equity & Inclusion

Our faculty and staff professional development day in early January was an opportunity for learning and growth. Head of School Jessica Donovan provides an overview below.  While our students enjoyed one last day of Winter Break on January 6th, we gathered as a faculty and staff to consider and learn how to better serve our … Read more

After School Program Survey Summary

In late November, the After Care program conducted a survey to receive feedback on the program.  Thank you to everyone who participated — we are constantly seeking to improve and your answers will help guide us.  Thirty-three families answered the survey. Of those, the majority had children in Grades K-4 and attended the program three … Read more

Board of Trustees Update: Decisions, Decisions

This is a busy time for the Board of Trustees. Below they share information on their current and recent work, including consideration of next year’s budget, setting tuition rates, supporting our teachers and students by supporting the auction, and exploring the impact of long-term trends on Sheridan.  Budget and Tuition As the long-term stewards of … Read more