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27 Sep Advent Recognized for Leading Colleagues in the National Education Field

Advent leads colleagues in presenting educational practices and hosting onsite visits, allowing educators to see the School’s philosophy in action. Boston is seen as the hub for progressive, innovative education, and with several top tier universities and institutes, our city is also a natural choice for hosting educational conferences. The Advent...

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29 Aug The Advent Amazing Race!

Advent’s school year has officially kicked off with the completion of Faculty Work Week! The week was filled with engaging conversations, inspiring presentations, perspective-changing workshops, and community building. One of the many highlights of the week was The Advent Amazing Race, which served as a community building activity. Faculty were assigned...

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08 Aug Back to School Information

We are excited to welcome you back! To keep up with all that is happening at Advent this summer, follow along on our Facebook, Instagram, and Twitter accounts. Advent’s first day of School for all grades is Wednesday, September 6, 2017. Family Drop-In day for all grades is Tuesday, September 5, 2017 from...

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06 May Advancing Diversity at Advent

Shakira Perry, Executive Assistant to the Head of School, and Erina Spiegelman, Instructional Coordinator, represented Advent at the National Partnership for Educational Access (NPEA) Conference. The conference was held in Boston at the beginning of April. Shakira and Erina sit on the Diversity Committee, which is a subset of the...

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06 Apr City Mouse, Country Mouse

Here at The Advent School, we understand that our evolving parent community is pressured by decisions that will affect their children's upbringing. Now more than ever, families face an overwhelming number of choices, for everything from their children's after-school options, the location of their homes, and, of course, which school...

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06 Oct The Advent Advancement Team

A New Model for Advent Advent’s Advancement team was created to help further the School’s mission by combining the work of admission with communications and development. Combining these areas under one team allows Advent to streamline its recruitment, re-enrollment, parent engagement, and fundraising procedures. The Advancement team is: Abigail Hayhurst, Director of Advancement, works...

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