Our Mission

Sidener Academy’s mission is to serve the unique academic, social, and emotional needs of high ability students from diverse social cultural, and economic backgrounds.  Within our learning community, we are empowered to become lifelong learners and responsible citizens in a positive and supportive atmosphere. .

Sidener Academy Staff

Latest News

Book Fair

The Scholastic Book Fair is coming. It will be September 19th thru 27th. Times:9:30 – 11:0012:30 – 3:30 for students12:30 – 6:00 for staff/parents9/25    Parents-in-Touch Day 11:30 – 7pm

USDA Fruit and Vegetable Snack Removed from Some IPS Schools

Beginning this school year, the IPS Food Service Department can no longer use money from its budget to operate the Fresh Fruit and Vegetable Program (FFVP) at schools that do not meet the United States Department of Agriculture (USDA) eligibility requirements. The change took effect August 5, 2019. The FFVP, funded by the USDA, is…

IPS’ Back-to-School Festival

Free backpacks. Free school supplies. Free food! That and more will be available at the Third Annual IPS Back-to-School Festival.   This fun and informative event – hosted by Indianapolis Public Schools and the Indiana Historical Society – runs from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. Saturday, August 3 at the Indiana History Center, 450 W. Ohio…

New Principal

Congratulations to Mrs. Heather Varno, she is the new principal of Sidener Academy.