Middle School Journey to Beijing: Part One

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During spring break, several Avenues Middle School students traveled to Beijing for a 10-day educational journey. They attended Chinese classes, visited historical landmarks, and made many new friends. More...

App of the Week: ChatterPix Kids

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ChatterPix Kids is an app that turns pictures into talking animations.  More...

Running a Restaurant in Pre-K

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In pre-K, our units of study for the World Course are our school, our neighborhood and our city. After spending time learning about local restaurants, the students decided they wanted to open a restaurant of their own.  More...

Transition Performs at Avenues

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Transition—a three-person rock band from England—compose original music and sing in Chinese, which they learned while living in Taiwan. In January, Transition came to Avenues to perform for our students.  More...

Minimester 2015

“We learned how to identify different spices and herbs," said Brianna, one of the students in "Dinner Lab."

On April 20, the Middle School kicked off its third annual minimester. The minimester program is a week of curriculum that offers students an opportunity to further their interest in a particular passion or to investigate a new one.  More...