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The Advent Blog

An overview of posts from the Advent blog, beginning with the most recent.

  • School Closed Tomorrow 2/9/17

    The Advent School will be closed tomorrow, February 9, due to the forecasted snow storm. All after-school classes, including private lessons, are cancelled. Visit https://www.boston.gov/winter-boston for information about city services during the storm. Stay safe and stay warm, Advent!...

  • The Boston Chapter of Black Lives Matter at Advent

    The Advent School Welcomes The Boston Chapter of Black Lives Matter Saturday, February 11 10:00 – 11:00 a.m. at 99 W. Cedar St. (SMART Lab) Please join us to learn about the organization’s history, their mission, and to help spread awareness of the BLM movement. This event is open to......

  • Advent Music Night

    Music Night Featuring: Macayu Trio Friday, February 10, 6:00 p.m. 99 W. Cedar St. (SMART Lab) Macayu Trio’s music lives at the intersection of cultures and continents. Bold and spirited improvisers, with a technical refinement betraying their European classical roots, Yulia, Catherine, and Maxim weave a sonic tapestry of the......

  • There’s No Place Like Advent

    Save the date of Friday, March 31 for the Spring Benefit! This year Advent is celebrating our 55th emerald anniversary and we would love for you to celebrate with us. The event is from 6:00 to 10:00 p.m. at Royale in the Theatre District and will feature a live and......

  • A New Way to Measure Success

    Advent’s physical education teachers, James O’Toole and Meagan Ramos, presented at the AISNE Connected Teachers Workshop. Here, Mr. O’Toole and Ms. Ramos reflect on the presentation. Want to know more about Advent’s PE program? Attend the Learning @ Advent event this Wednesday, January 11. Click here for more information. We......

  • Dream, Design, Discover Summer Program

    Registration for Advent’s Summer Program, Dream, Design, Discover, opens on January 17. Below is a post from last year’s blog to give you an idea of what the program is like. Interesting in signing up? Contact Evan Roman, Director of Enrichment, at summerprogram@adventschool.org for more information. Junior Designers The Junior......

  • Advent inspires you to be a changemaker.

    Alumni Spotlight: Lily Brinkman ’16 Dana Hall ’22 No task is too small for Lily Brinkman, including being a global changemaker. Read on to find out how Advent inspired Lily to change the world. How has Advent made a lasting impression on you? Advent showed me to look a little deeper.......

  • Advent teaches perseverance.

    Alumni Spotlight: Zakkai Mares-Van Praag ’16 Brimmer and May ’22 Zakkai Mares-Van Praag knows that hard work pays off. Read on to find out how Advent inspired Zakkai to keep pursuing his goals. How has Advent made a lasting impression on you? Advent is an incredible community of people who......

  • Reflection on the Advent Collaborative

    Advent is pleased to share this thoughtful reflection on the recent Collaborative. The author attended the event on Saturday, October 15 for professional development. The attendee has graciously agreed to share his thoughts, in the form of an email to his colleagues, with our community. Dear Colleagues, This past Saturday,......

  • Advent inspires confident leaders.

    Alumni Spotlight: Sitarah Lakhani ’16   We all have the same number of hours in the day as Sitarah Lakhani, but she manages to squeeze more into her schedule than the average person. Since graduating from Advent, Sitarah has taken on a full course load at Southfield, including studying Latin......