Our 2nd grade students have been taking part in an amazing global art collaboration, much of it completed in their immersion art class. A program called Crossroads has partnered Avenues New York, Jan Kath gallery, and Kelsang Primary School in Kathmandu, Nepal, in a year-long carpet-design and pen-pal partnership.
On a recent Global Journeys program, a group of 9th and 10th graders looked closely at how climate change and sustainability relate to culture in Taiwan.
One of the challenges of teaching math is making sure all kids are engaged and all kids learn. The way I address this challenge in my classroom is by first having a several activities planned during the 82-minute class period and by having different math levels of activities available to students.
How might we become a zero waste school? This ambitious question was the focus of Design 4 Impact’s (D4i) first design challenge of the year.
Marcello Mauriz will join Avenues São Paulo as director of athletics. Marcello comes to Avenues after 20 years of leadership in athletics and physical education leadership at Chapel School.
As an educator, Marcello has a deep understanding of how athletic programs cultivate character. He is passionate about sportsmanship and cultivating confidence, collaboration and camaraderie in the student community. Last semester, under Marcello’s leadership, the boys soccer teams won all major championships: junior varsity boys soccer won the Little 8 tournament, and varsity boys soccer won both the SPHSL and Big 8 tournaments.
What does a good internship experience bring to students in terms of skills that they’ll find valuable for the rest of their lives? Avenues' director of Mastery, Mark Gutkowski, discusses how internships are an important part of the Mastery Program.
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.
On Sunday, February 25, hundreds of Avenues community members came together for Ruckus Constructus, our annual STEAM fair. This year's theme was global climate change.
Our incredible new Early Learning Center & Co.Lab opened to Avenues New York students on January 10th, 2018.
Over spring break 2018, Global Journeys led a handful of trips to places including Argentina, China, New Orleans and Brazil.
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.