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Class of 2018 Next School Placements

A message from Nicole A. DuFauchard, Head of School, about the Class of 2018: I am pleased to share that the Sixth Grade class was accepted to the following schools. 100% of eligible students were accepted to the Boston Public Schools Exam Schools, with all students receiving an invitation to their...

Rev. Robert C. Day greets students at the Advent School
A Message from The Head of School

Dear Advent Community, It is with great sadness that I share that Reverend Robert C. Day, Advent's Head of School from 1965-1995, has passed away. My thoughts and prayers are with his wife, Barbara, their children, Catha Day-Carlson, Elizabeth Day Churchill, and Matthew Day, and Rev. Day's grandchildren during this time. Rev....

Celebrate Founder’s Day on December 6

The Advent School is proud to celebrate Founder’s Day today, December 6, which is Mona C. Hull’s birthday. As Advent’s first director, Mona collaborated with a group of parishioners from the Church of the Advent in 1961 to found The Advent School. Their founding vision, as stated in an admission brochure...

Smiling Kindergarten students in a circle
The Advent Annual Fund in Action

The Advent Annual Fund supports the student experience. Your Annual Fund contribution provides the elements that help Advent faculty deliver an experiential, rigorous, and authentic education experience to all students. The Advent Annual fund supports four key areas: Students: A strong Annual Fund allows the School to provide an exceptional education experience...

Registration Now Open for The Advent Collaborative

The Collaborative is now full. Please contact Lauren Leary, Community Engagement Manager, at lleary@adventschool.org to be added to the wait list. The 2018 keynote speaker is John Nimmo, EdD, assistant professor in Early Childhood Education at the Graduate School of Education at Portland State University, Oregon. You can read more about...

Fall 2017 Open House at Advent

Advent Fall Open House Join us at our Fall Open House on Sunday, October 29, 2017. - Tour the school - Learn about Advent's Reggio Emilia-inspired approach to teaching and learning - Get an inside look at the life of an Advent student: faculty will teach an interactive lesson that demonstrates our progressive, student-centered approach...

Advent Sponsors Wonder of Learning Boston

We are pleased to announce that The Advent School will be a sponsor of The Wonder of Learning Boston exhibit, beginning June 2018! Keep an eye on our social media pages and communications for more updates on this exciting partnership: Facebook, Twitter, and Instagram. From WOL: "Boston has been selected to host The...

The Advent School Community Playground

The Advent School Community Playground is a true community effort. This project has been in development for over a year and many constituents have worked tirelessly to get us to where we are today. The “community” in “Community Playground” refers to the fact that each contribution is meaningful - from the...

Return from Reggio Emilia

Kindergarten teachers Paula Hinchliffe and Kate Morton traveled to Reggio Emilia, Italy, on a Teacher Travel Grant. Advent encourages its faculty to be life-long learners and Travel Grants support this by providing funds for professional development. Faculty are encouraged to submit proposals that describe how their trip will enhance their curriculum....

Visit Advent this Spring

Spring Open House Wednesday, May 31 9:00 - 11:00 a.m. 15 Brimmer St., Boston, MA 02108 Located near the Charles/MGH Red Line and Arlington Green Line T stops Learn how an Advent education can inspire your child. Visit us to watch our faculty and students in action and see how Advent's thematic curriculum brings learning...