“The teachers help us learn, but we also help ourselves learn,” explains Ava, a 6th grader who is working with her team to combat pollution in the Hudson River.
This year, several students proposed a new law review club for Avenues. This club is a place for students to discuss the U.S. Constitution its various interpretations, current and historical Supreme Court cases and their implications for our society.
Students in the CodeXploration club, a coding club for middle grades students, first started to program and fly CoDrones last fall.
Inês Moura will be joining Avenues São Paulo in January 2018 as an art and design teacher for Os Primeiros. In August, she will join the faculty as an art teacher in the Primary Division.
Chapter book read-alouds are an essential part of the Avenues New York Pre-K curriculum. Every year the teachers choose a few different books they think will fit with their classes. Our 4- and 5-year old students have enjoyed "Charlie and the Chocolate Factory" by Roald Dahl, "The Little Prince", by Antoine St. Exupéry and "Charlotte's Web", by E. B. White, to name a few!
Sylvia Guimarães has joined Avenues São Paulo as director of community engagement. Sylvia has extensive experience in education outreach, non-profit management, and social justice initiatives, especially in regards to literacy.
Essential and Enduring Learning Outcomes
Avenues World Elements (AWE) was developed to showcase the unique global perspective of Avenues and define the global intended curriculum for graduating students across the globe. AWE captures the essential and enduring outcomes for graduates of Avenues.
Our incredible new Early Learning Center & Co.Lab opened to Avenues New York students on January 10th, 2018.
Over spring break 2018, upper grades students explored cultural diversity, biodiversity and climate change in Chile.
Middle grades students traveled to Guilin, China to advance their Chinese language abilities and deepen their understanding of Chinese culture.
Avenues: The World School is pleased to announce that for the second consecutive term, it has been recognized as an Apple Distinguished School for innovation, leadership and educational excellence.
Avenues New York has received accreditation from the New England Association of Schools and Colleges (NEASC)—a globally recognized standard of a school’s high quality, excellence and integrity.