Founded 1961 by social activists, the Advent School is a non-sectarian co-educational day school located in the heart of Boston.
Enrollment: 197 in pre-Kindergarten (ECC) through Sixth Grade
Average class size: 13 students
63 self-identified students of color
Total communities represented: 37
Boston: 19 neighborhoods
Surrounding towns and cities: 18
63% of students participate in after-school
32% of students eligible to ride the bus
25% of students benefit from financial assistance
83% of faculty hold advanced degrees
The Advent School is accredited by the Association of Independent Schools of New England (AISNE) and National Association of Independent Schools (NAIS) and is a member in good standing of the National Partnership for Educational Access (NPEA) and the North American Reggio Alliance (NAREA).