Avalon School prepares students for college and life in a small nurturing community that inspires active learning, engaged citizenship, and hope for the future. Avalon School is an innovative, democratic public school where diverse, talented and involved students develop into lifelong learners, creative thinkers, and active community members. This non-traditional school of 190 students has won international acclaim for its pioneering educational model and methods. Serving grades 6-12, Avalon helps students identify and pursue their intellectual passions and develop their individual learning styles. Avalon emphasizes an academically challenging curriculum that prepares students for college and life.