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Big News!!

Advent Episcopal School recently received the Alabama Independent School Association President’s Award for the SECOND year in a row for the top K-Grade 8 School. Woo hoo Panthers! This prestigious award is based upon a point system that rewards academic excellence... Continue Reading →

What’s happening at Advent?

Happy summer everyone! There is so much happening here at your school.  Most importantly, though, we miss all the kids!  We hope everyone is having a relaxing and rewarding summer. We do have some kids here. Summer Camp is going... Continue Reading →

1st Grade Poetry Recital

As always, I am blown away by the Advent First Grade poetry recital. The children come into first grade just starting to read and they finish the year by reciting a long poem in front of their friends and family.... Continue Reading →

Where in the World?

  Where in the world are our Advent panthers this summer? We want to know! Wherever you may go, whether here in Birmingham or in Ithaca, NY at Cornell's commencement or somewhere exotic, please take a picture and send it... Continue Reading →

Who answers Advent phones?

Who is that pleasant voice that you hear when you call Advent Episcopal School? At any given time, many people answer the phone, but normally it will be two ladies in particular, Mrs. Buchanan and Mrs. Neal. Not only do... Continue Reading →

Allez, les panthères!

Thank you for a great year! As this year comes to a close, Advent is already very busy preparing for next year.  The summer will be spent planning, training, and fine tuning our strategic plan, including a focus on making... Continue Reading →

Farewell… Class of 2017

It is almost that time of year. We begin to wind down the current school year as we prepare to say good-bye to our graduation class.   As I reflect on the class of 2017, I am reminded of their... Continue Reading →

La Fin des Aventures – Jamais!  

The End of our Adventures - Never! A trip through Paris for Advent 3rd Graders has been quite an adventure, as your children have explored such places as Palais de Versailles (Let them eat cake!),  Notre Dame,  Sacre Coeur,  La... Continue Reading →

Lower School Music

With spring here and summer around the corner, the PreK and Kindergarten classes have been learning a few songs in Music class to celebrate.  We've been "going on a picnic in the park.......; riding wild horses.......; and doin' the swim.......!" ... Continue Reading →

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