Summary: Avon Old Farms is all about helping our students find balance: our campus leaders are varsity hockey players, members of our elite singing group The Riddlers, and monitors in the dorm.At Avon, the arts are more than paint on a canvas, pixels on a screen, notes in the air, or chords in the hand – our boys experience a journey of creative discovery through personal programs allowing them to explore their undiscovered talents.In the sports arena, Winged Beavers compete at the highest level. Interview requirements for admission to the school. Avon also has a very aggressive athletic program, arts program, in addition to teaching the usual courses needed to prepare students for college, including English, Math, foreign languages. Please contact the school for more details. The graduates of the school have gone ahead to excel in sports, arts, sciences, public service, and business. © 2009-2016 The Association of Boarding Schools, Colonel James "Jamie" E. Hayes III (Class of 1988), EDUCATIONAL ASSOCIATIONS & SCHOOL NETWORKS, INTERNATIONAL PLACEMENT & EXCHANGE GROUPS, INDEPENDENT SCHOOL SCHOLARSHIP ORGANIZATION, Association of Military Colleges and Schools of the United States (AMCSUS), Catholic Boarding Schools Association (CBSA), Junior Boarding School Association (JBSA), Southeastern Association of Boarding Schools (SABS), Ten Schools Admission Organization (TSAO), Western Boarding Schools Association (WBSA), Australian Boarding School Association (ABSA), Canadian Accredited Independent Schools (CAIS), International Boys' Schools Coalition (IBSC), National Association of Independent Schools (NAIS), The National Coalition of Girls Schools (NCGS), Association of College Counselors in Independent Schools (ACCIS), Association of Independent School Admission Professionals (AISAP), Independent Educational Consultants Association (IECA), National Business Officers Association (NBOA), Secondary School Admission Test Board (SSATB), All Aboard Tours & Travel/ US University Tours, Learn more about TABS Charitable Partnerships. (860) 404-4100, Director of Admissions: Miss Porter's School in Farmington, Connecticut is one of the most prestigious boarding schools in New England. Admissions Phone:(860) 404-4243Toll-Free Admissions:(800) 464-2866Fax:860-675-6051 Summary: Our academic program is designed to instill a curiosity in learning.Avon teachers are completely immersed in the community as dorm parents, coaches, and mentors. Virtual tour creation and photography by AOF Class of 81' alumni Richard English. The lessons learned on the field, court, or rink help boys understand what it means to contribute to something larger than themselves, and they mature in the process. This 360° virtual tour provides you with the opportunity to experience our grounds and facilities in 3D. Please, More About Avon Old Farms School Academics, Canada, China, Japan, Russian Federation, South Korea. The relational learning that happens at Avon – knowing your teachers also as coaches and dorm heads – makes a strong impact on young men. This school has been claimed by the school or a school representative. Today, Mathew Campbell Woodhall, who heads the school, follows his parents' mission for the…, Marianapolis Prep School in Thompson, Connecticut, has a unique admission process. Use the Menu in the upper right to jump from one section to another or simple click the arrows to advance one position at a time. US VISAS We at Avon Old Farms are experts in educating boys. NJ SEEDS changes the lives of motivated, high-achieving students from low-income families by transforming their educational opportunities. Choosing Avon Old Farms was a great decision for both my academic and athletic careers, and I would encourage others to make the same decision and become a winged beaver! Niche requires Javascript to work correctly. OTHER VISAS. Although a woman, Riddle had intended to create the first prep and boarding school for boys. Miller All applications received past mid-January will be reviewed using a different basis. Avon Old Farms School (Connecticut). Avon Old Farms is committed to getting boys ready to face the challenges of the world when they become men. Wishbone, a non-profit helping passionate, low-income students attend after school and summer programs. It originally began with 48 students who went there to prepare for college. Please contact the school for more details. TABS sponsorships come in all shapes and sizes to better serve you, our sponsors, regardless of your target market or budget. Tuition is for the highest grade offered and may have changed for the current school year. Select just ONE criteria per search below, National Association of Independent Schools, State/Regional Independent School Association.