The Advent School | Private Independent Elementary School in Boston, MA
Founded in 1961, The Advent School prepares students pre-Kindergarten through Sixth Grade to learn with passion, act with courage, and change the world.
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The Advent journey begins in our pre-K program where our youngest students are fully immersed in a community of learners.

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Advent’s commitment to social justice, dedication to a Reggio Emilia-inspired curriculum, and thematic approach to learning ensures our students are prepared to take action in a connected world.

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The Advent community is committed to giving back to the School.

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The Advent Blog

Grandfriends’ Day 2019

On Friday, May 17, The Advent School welcomed over 150 grandfriends – grandparents, aunts, uncles, cousins, neighbors, caregivers – to cam...

2019 Advent School Book Fair

The Advent School Book Fair is May 14 to May 17. This year, we have changed the format of the Book Fair. Read on for the 2019 schedule. We are pleased...

Grandfriends’ Day is May 17!

Grandfriends’ Day is Friday, May 17! Please save the date for this annual celebration of the School community and special friends. Grandfriends ...

Spring Benefit Tickets Now on Sale

Tickets to the 2019 Spring Benefit, The Chronicles of Advent, are now on sale. Click here to purchase your ticket today. In addition to an event ticke...

If Words Could Speak

Last evening, Devan FitzPatrick, Fifth Grade, presented her documentation “If Words Could Speak: Expressing Word Consciousness Through the Art L...