Volunteer Opportunity Zoom — 6/7 @ 8pm

(Posted 6/7/21) As the leaders of the Sheridan Parents Association, we look forward to doing more great work next year. Because we depend on the support of our amazing volunteers, we encourage everyone to consider making time to get involved and hope you will join us via Zoom on Monday, June 7th at 8:00pm to … Read more

Public Art from Mr. Williams, Alumni Blocks + More on Social Media

(Posted 6/7/21) If you’re not following us on social media, you’re missing out. Recent posts highlight an amazing piece of public art by Middle School Art teacher Aundrae Williams, creation of alumni blocks by our almost-graduates, the Wear Orange campaign by our Young Activists Club and more! Find us on Instagram and Facebook.

Spring Musical — Virtual Performance, June 11th at 6:30pm

(Posted 6/7/21) After their outstanding turn in Puffs!, our Middle School students are back this Friday with a fabulous production featuring a medley of Disney favorites. There will be a special viewing for every grade during the afternoon this Friday, June 11th, and the production will be released to the entire community by email at … Read more

Jennifer Paul Debates, June 11th, 8:50am

(Posted 6/7/21) Please join us on Zoom on Friday, June 11th, at 8:50am, for the 40th annual Jennifer Paul Debates. During the debates, our 8th graders will present different sides of three important issues — police reform, pay for college athletes and food security — and volunteer judges from the parent community will decide which … Read more

Bring Food Donations, June 10th @ Dropoff

(Posted 6/7/21) Each year, our 1st graders tackle the walk to the Van Ness Metro station and talk to passersby about hunger in the DMV. They explain its especially big impact on children and suggest ways to help alleviate the problem. While COVID has made this outing impossible this spring, the students are undeterred; instead ... Read more

Showing Gratitude — End-of-Year Gift Guidelines

(Posted 6/2/21) With only two weeks to go, we are fielding questions about the best way to express gratifude to teachers and staff for their dedication during this very challenging year. If you would like to show your appreciation, please follow our official gift policy, which seeks to foster a safe, equitable and inclusive environment … Read more

Pickup Schedule for This Friday, 5/28

(Posted 5/24/21) Because this Friday is a half day of school, Lower School pickup will take place from 12:00pm-12:15pm and Middle School pickup will happen between 12:15pm-12:30pm.

2021-2022 Staffing News

(Posted 5/24/21) We are looking forward to welcoming several new teachers and admistrators beginning this summer, and we also hope you will join us in wishing a fond farewell and thank you to the faculty and staff who will be off to new adventures. Below we share the comings and goings, followed by a grade-by-grade … Read more

Don’t Get Stuck in Quarantine! 

We are seeing some confusion about travel as adults in our community become vaccinated. Even if other members of your household have been vaccinated, our travel policy remains in effect for all students. Any student who travels outside of DC, Maryland or Virginia must quarantine for five days upon return before taking a PCR-based COVID-19 test and receiving … Read more

Class of 2021 High School Choices

(Posted 5/17/21) Our Sheridan 8th graders are nothing short of amazing. In a pandemic year that turned everything upside down, they still managed to navigate an atypical, mostly virtual, high school admissions process with aplomb. They also found a silver lining — in some cases, virtual admissions allowed them to view and consider schools that … Read more