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Sheridan Arts

Address: 1201 University Ave. NE.
Minneapolis, 55413
Grades: Pre-K-5
Principal: Yajaira Guzman Carrero
Enrollment:
Hours: 7:30 a.m. - 2:00 p.m.
Phone: 612.668.1130
Fax: 612.668.1140
Email: Yajaira.Guzman@mpls.k12.mn.us
Website: sheridan.mpls.k12.mn.us

MAGNET FOCUS: Spanish Dual Immersion and a comprehensive arts program, which fosters integrated arts education. Students have access to a variety of performance arts that include band, orchestra, dance, visual arts and media arts. A plethora of arts opportunities connect students' learning to reading, mathematics, writing, science and social studies. 

WE OFFER: High Five • ECFE (Early Childhood Family Education) • Instrumental and General Music • Dance • Visual Arts • English as a Second Language (ESL) Program • Family Involvement • Talent Development • Parent Leadership Opportunities • Student Council • Visual & Performing Arts • Family and Community Liaison • Extended-Day Program • Partnerships with Community • Special Education Support


PROGRAM HIGHLIGHTS:

  • Three fully outfitted Mac computer labs
  • Violin instruction for students
  • Artists-in-residence and visiting arts partnerships
  • Dance studio, music suite
  • Internet access from every classroom
  • Arts exhibition days
  • Community cultural events
  • Monthly grade level family nights
  • Talent development
  • Program partnership with YWCA for extended-day (Beacons)
  • Professional Learning Community (PLC) time for teachers
  • Dedicated to continuous improvement through the arts
  • Reading and math support
  • Dedicated and caring staff
  • School uniforms
  • Hmong and Spanish interpreters
  • Responsive Classroom
  • Second Step education to promote positive social skills

EXTENDED-DAY ACTIVITIES: Beacons and ALC (Area Learning Center).

PATHWAY:  Anwatin Middle, Northeast Middle or Olson Middle, based on home address

What we look like:
Student Race School District
Native American 3 % 4 %
African American 59 % 36 %
Asian American 6 % 6 %
Hispanic American 19 % 20 %
White American 13 % 34 %

Students School District
Receive ELL Services 18 % 24 %
Qualify for free or reduced lunch 87 % 63 %
Receive Special Education Services 20 % 14 %
1201 University Ave. NE.
Minneapolis, 55413

Magnet Schools

  • Arts
  • Spanish Immersion starting in the fall of 2015 with Kindergarten

English Language Learner Programs

  • English as a Second Language - General
  • Hmong
  • Spanish

Academic Opportunities

  • Arts
  • English Language Learner Program
  • Advanced Learners
  • Interdisciplinary Curriculum
  • Media Arts
  • Physical Education
  • Support Math
  • Visual Arts

After-school Activities

  • Art Club
  • Beacons
  • Chess Club
  • Cooking
  • Dance
  • Math Masters/Math Counts
  • Media/Technology
  • Reading Classes
  • Tutoring

Pre-Kindergarten Programs

  • High Five

Kindergarten Options

  • Guaranteed All Day Kindergarten

Family and Student Support

  • Early Childhood Family Education (ECFE)
  • Family Involvement Program
  • Home Visits
  • Individual Learning Plans
  • Kindergarten Parent Workshops
  • Family Fun/Learning Nights
  • Parent Involvement Leadership
  • Site Council
  • Student Leadership
  • Tutoring

School Information

  • Computer Lab(s)
  • Internet Connection in Every Classroom
  • Renovated Playground
  • Responsive Classroom
  • School Uniforms Required
  • Promethean Boards in Every Classroom
  • Audio Enhancement System

Please contact Nagashia.Jackson@mpls.k12.mn.us, Web Site Administrator,
for any questions/concerns you have about information posted on this site.