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Avenues: The World School

Private K-12 School

Mailing Address
259 10th Avenue
New York, New York 10001
Phone
(212) 524-9000
School Information
"Avenues: The World School was founded in 2012 with a mission to redefine schooling for a fast-changing world. Today, Avenues is proud to operate as one school with many campuses in leading cities around the world, serving students from the age of two to 18 years old in New York (opened 2012), São Paulo (opened 2018), Shenzhen (opened 2019), and soon, Silicon Valley (projected to open in 2023)." The school enrolls over 1,280 students, has a 9:1 student-faculty ratio, and offers online and in-person instruction. (Source: https://www.avenues.org/about/) (Source: https://www.usnews.com/education/k12/new-york/avenues-the-world-school-326695#:~:text=Avenues%20is%20a%20private%20school,teacher%20ratio%20is%209%3A1.) (Source: https://www.avenues.org/about/learning-innovation)
General Information
Avenues has not yet implemented mandatory critical race training for its students. The school's Annual Inclusion Awards featured the "Ibram X. Kendi Award." And one of the school's Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion officials said, "Diversity, equity and inclusion work at Avenues begins with the individual; exploring how our own biases, lived experiences and worldviews impact the ways in which we support our students and each other."

Actions Taken

Symbolic Actions
  • The Annual Inclusion Awards featured the "Ibram X. Kendi Award."
  • The school has a Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion division. On the school's DEI page, one official wrote, "Diversity, equity and inclusion work at Avenues begins with the individual; exploring how our own biases, lived experiences and worldviews impact the ways in which we support our students and each other."
Last updated July 26th, 2022
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