Hands-On Learning Expands in Avondale Schools

Avondale School District Program Receives Funding for Expansion of Hands-On Learning Two non-profit organizations have granted funding that will support the expansion of learning opportunities for a group of students in the Avondale School District. Housed at Deerfield Elementary, the Avondale School District S.A.I.L.S. (Students Achieving Independence and Learning Successfully) Program is a special place for elementary-age students with a cognitive impairment to begin building independent … [Read more...]

Avondale Hosts A Train Show

Get on the right track at the Avondale Education Foundation “A” Train Show The largest model train show in the state comes to Avondale High School on January 15 for the 13 straight year. The “A” Train Show is the biggest fundraiser of the year for the Avondale Education Foundation (AEF) which funds educational enrichment activities in and out of the classroom for Avondale students in Kindergarten through post-high school. Featuring almost 400 vendor tables, working train exhibits, a special … [Read more...]

Auburn Elementary Teachers Roll out the Red Carpet for a New Reading Initiative

Avondale School District Reading Initiative Designed to Engage Students on a Higher Level Third, fourth and fifth grade students at Auburn Elementary in Avondale School District have a special opportunity to make history by naming one book to receive their school’s highest honor, The Gold Eagle Award. Bestowing the honor is the final step in a reading initiative called The Golden Eagle Challenge. Designed to broaden the depth of the students’ reading experience, the Challenge requires … [Read more...]