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Written by: kevin on December 5, 2013
For the first time ever, all of Avalon School will be attending a play together — an adaptation of John Steinbeck’s Of Mice and Men — at the Park Square Theater in downtown St. Paul. This is a culminating activity of an all-school read of Steinbeck’s novella. The book (and play) focus on two friends […]
Written by: kevin on November 15, 2013
Hooray! One hundred and sixteen donations were made to Avalon School yesterday as part of Give to the Max Day, raising $10, 203.70. This result far exceeded the goal of $7500, and we thank everyone who donated. That money pays for every student and staff member to attend the December 5th Park Square Theater production […]
Written by: kevin on November 14, 2013
The annual Give to the Max Day will be Thursday, November 14th. The day — an opportunity to donate to favorite causes online — allows for schools and non-profits to be eligible for prizes and awards up to $10,000. Avalon’s fundraising goal for this event is $7,500 — the money will go directly to work […]
Written by: becca on November 7, 2013
Click below to see this month’s board meeting agenda. Avalon School Board Agenda – 11/12/13