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Celebrate the Arts 2018

I saw the future and it looks bright! What I saw was our school-wide Celebrate the Arts Day. As educators, we look at our students and are inspired. The day began with chapel and, as we worshiped together, I saw... Continue Reading →

Les Aventures en Français

Les Aventures en Français - What Adventures we've had in Lower School French!   Advent Pre-K should stay busy this summer as they can continue to practice French with their French CD! They can show off their "savoir faire" to their families at home from Monsieur Oui/Monsieur... Continue Reading →

Advent Student Council

The mission of the Advent Student Council is to undertake activities which promote school spirit, and to create and execute projects which serve Advent students and our downtown community.  Student Council structure consists of 12 students: 2 class representatives from each... Continue Reading →

STEM and crystals

In STEM, Advent first graders have begun learning about rocks and the Earth. We began our journey looking at crystals and how they can form. Each class was separated into four groups with three to four people in each group.... Continue Reading →

Children’s Theatre

A few weeks ago, the Pre-kindergarten students of Advent Episcopal School enjoyed the beautiful day as they walked to Children’s Theatre.  Walking around downtown Birmingham, the students took in the beauty while pointing out the colorful flowers blooming, breathing in... Continue Reading →

1st Grade Games

The Advent first grade classes love to learn through fun games! Math Games! Students match addition and subtraction facts with puzzle pieces, creating a complete puzzle by the end.  In another game, students compete to see who could cross out... Continue Reading →

Block Play at Advent

Many Pre-K and Kindergarten classrooms have blocks with which the children play. Most families have some type of blocks in their home that their children play with or did so at one time.  No one denies the allure of blocks... Continue Reading →

How to Help Your Student Prepare for Standardized Testing

As our standardized testing season approaches, please remember that this test is not the only factor in your child’s academic success. While this test is important, it does not capture the whole picture. Many students experience anxiety before or during... Continue Reading →

Pre-K Easter Egg Hunt

Yesterday, the Advent Pre-Kindergarten had the chance to enjoy the beautiful sunshine, cool crisp air, and hunt for Easter eggs.  We met at Triangle Park in Forest Park for a morning of fun! The children arrived at the park ready... Continue Reading →

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