"...We are committed to meeting the unique learning needs of all learners"

Welcome to Mark Sheridan Math & Science Academy

Mark Sheridan Academy
Grade Level Orientation Schedule 2015-2016

Kindergarten 9-3-15  8:30 AM-9:00 AM in homerooms
1st Grade 9-10-15 2:45 PM-3:30 PMin homerooms
2ndGrade 9-10-15    2:45 PM-3:30 PM in homerooms
3rd-5thGrade 9-10-15 Choose one to attend:
6:55 AM-7:30 AM
OR 2:45 PM-3:30 PM(in homerooms)
6thGrade 9-15-15  5:00-6:00 PM in gym*
7th-8th Grade  9-10-15  2:45 PM-3:30 PM-Outside

Sheridan is a magnet school that focuses on science, math, and academic excellence. Emphasis is also placed on integrating arts education throughout the curriculum. Sheridan is committed to increasing student achievement. Advanced 8th grade students take algebra, earning high school credit. Sheridan also offers advanced programs through its comprehensive gifted program in science and language arts. Sheridan's facilities include three (3) science labs, a computer lab, as well as Internet connected classrooms.

To help support our programs,Sheridan partners with Chicago Arts Partnership in Education (CAPE) , Hyde Park Art Center, Illinois Institute of Technology, North Park Nature Center,and the Chinese American Service League (CASL). Mark Sheridan Academy has been recognized as a Spotlight School by the Illinois State Board of Education, a School of Distinction by the Chicago Public Schools, and Chicago Magazine identified Sheridan as one of the Best Elementary Schools in Chicago.-


When dropping off or picking up students,  please be cognizant of all traffic laws, practice safety measures, and be considerate of one another, our staff and students, as well as our neighbors at all times.  While parking is not allowed in front or on the side of the school, you may pull up to the curb BRIEFLY to load or unload passengers on the curbside only.

Please note that all illegally parked or stopped cars may be ticketed (this includes cars stopping in the middle of the street to load or unload passengers).  Please note that any issued tickets are not at the discretion of
Mark Sheridan Academy.

Thank you for your understanding and cooperation as we work together to ensure the safety of all of our students.

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