Events

A student and her grandparents read a book together.
Grandfriends’ Day 2019

On Friday, May 17, The Advent School welcomed over 150 grandfriends - grandparents, aunts, uncles, cousins, neighbors, caregivers - to campus. The day began with a presentation by faculty members Judean Patten-Clark, Kindergarten-Third Grade Science, and Noelle Waters, Science and Engineering for ECC, Fourth-Sixth Grades. Then, grandfriends visited classrooms to...

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 to once again partner with Porter Square Books for the Book Fair. The Fair will be in the Advent...

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 will visit the classrooms alongside your children after they enjoy a presentation and refreshments at Moseley Hall. Invitations will be mailed out to grandfriends next week. If you would...

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 ticket, you also have the option to purchase an Explorer ticket. This level is a sponsored ticket for an Advent community member, such as a...

The Chronicles of Advent

The Chronicles of Advent Your Adventures Begins Here. Join us on Friday, April 5, 2019 for the 2019 Advent Spring Benefit! This year, we are back at Royale with auctioneer, Billy Costa. Tickets go on sale on Tuesday, March 5. Be sure to follow @advent_springbenefit on Instagram for the latest updates, auction item...

Introducing the 2019 Speaker Series

The Advent School is pleased to announce a new series of events for educators, the 2019 Speaker Series. The series, which begins on February 26, invites you to our campus to engage in dialogue about social justice teaching, Reggio-inspiration, and progressive education. Advent's Head of School Nicole A. DuFauchard will host...

ECC students paint from life.
Board of Advisors Dinner & The Wonder of Learning

Head of School Nicole A. DuFauchard and the Board of Trustees hosted their annual Board of Advisors dinner last Thursday. The SMART Lab was transformed into an elegant banquet room where Trustees, staff, and guests were treated to an evening of good food and conversation about the future of Advent. Below...

Advent’s Fall Open House

The Advent School, an independent school located in the heart of Boston, has served families and educated students in pre-Kindergarten through Sixth Grade since 1961. The School is guided by our image of the child as competent and capable, and a belief in the importance of context to learning. Our...

2018 Head’s Fall Welcome Address

On Thursday, September 6, Advent hosted its annual Head's Fall Welcome at Moseley Hall, Church of the Advent. Advent's Head of School, Nicole A. DuFauchard, formally addressed the faculty, board members, and parents in attendance, and welcomed the community to the 2018-2019 school year. Below is an excerpt from her speech...

Advent to Sponsor “Wonder of Learning” Exhibit

The Advent School is a leading sponsor of the Wonder of Learning exhibit. Read on below to learn more about this exhibit and how you can be part of it. Boston has been selected to host The Wonder of Learning exhibit and The Advent School is proud to be a leading...