Philip Sheridan Elementary School

Awilda Aguila

800 E. Ontario Street
Philadelphia PA 19134
Phone: 215-291-4724

Providing all students with the academic, technological & social skills needed to be productive & contributing citizens in our society.

Philip H. Sheridan Elementary


Hello Parents and Guardians,


The school year is well underway and even with the budget cuts, everyone has worked together to make it work somehow and for that, I thank you. The next item to tackle is your support at home with homework and getting your child to bed early so we can reduce the number of lateness.


Breakfast is served from 8:30-8:45 and Dr Hite, the School Superintendent, agrees that a child learns best when he has been fed breakfast to jumpstart his/her school day.

Emergency Contact Forms have sent home and must be returned by the child inmediately. In case of an emergency, we MUST be able to reach you.

Lastly, ask your child's teacher how you can volunteer at Sheridan. parents who get involved have children that achive academic success.

Ms. Awilda Aguila

About our school

"Sheridan is a warm and inviting school with equally warm and dedicated teachers and staff. I look forward to getting to know your child (ren) by name and conversing with you around the school, in the schoolyard and in the office."

Follow us on Twitter : Principal Aguila@Sheridan_Tigers
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Points of Pride

  • Outstanding academic opportunity
  • Exemplary agenda of activities
  • Safe environment


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What is it?

GSK Science in the Summer™, in partnership with The Franklin Institute, is a free science education program that helps elementary school children in the greater Philadelphia area “grow into science.” Through classes held in your local public library, the program gets kids excited about studying science with hands-on experiments.

The Franklin InstituteGSK Science in the Summer™ is sponsored by GSK in partnership with The Franklin Institute and local libraries. 

All children must be pre-registered to attend. 

The Sheridan Faculty wants you to have a Fun Safe Philly Summer! For your free guide to the 101 Things to do in the Summer go to Guide

This is your go-to-guide- to events, activities and enjoying summer in the City! This is your summer so make the most of it! Perform acts of kindness and stay true to you.

Tuesday, June 2nd: SAC Meeting @8:45AM room 104
Wednesday, June 3rd: EARLY DISMISSAL @12:09 COMMUNITY FAIR 12:00-2:00PM Schoolyard
Monday-Friday: June 8th-12th: College Field Week Activities
Wednesday, June 10th: 4th Graders visit Memphis Charter
Monday, June 15th: Fire Safety Assemblies
Tuesday, June 16th: 4th grade Move-up Day
Thursday, June 18th: Last Day for Students 
Click here  for more information.
VOLUNTEERS- Get three clearance forms needed to be a volunteer at Sheridan here



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