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197 students|Avalon School
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School leader:  Carrie Bakken
700 Glendale Street
St. Paul, MN 55114

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(651) 649-5495
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Best known for
"Project Based Learning"

BASIC INFORMATION

  • Before / After care
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  • Transportation
    Paid public transportation
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PROGRAMS & CULTURE

  • Arts
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  • World languages
    Spanish
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257 reviews

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Overall:
Submitted by a community member · April 14, 2016
I am an Avalon School alumni. Avalon helped me succeed after highschool by improving my problem solving skills and independent research skills through project based learning. Learning about subjects by creating personalized projects boosted my... more

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Submitted by a community member · March 22, 2016
I graduated from Avalon 10 years ago and I loved my high school experience there! Having the autonomy to create my own projects meant I was almost always very interested in the topics I chose which made me excited to learn and do well on my... more

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Submitted by a parent · March 21, 2016
It looks to me (as a parent) that nearly every Avalon student was, in one way or another, a square peg trying (or not trying!) to fit in a round hole at their previous school. Some have learning challenges, some social challenges, some were... more

Amount of homework: Just right
Submitted by a parent · March 21, 2016
The whole point of this school is that learning is directed by a team of student, advisors, and parents. They decide. Who am I to second-guess them?

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Avalon School
700 Glendale Street, St. Paul, MN  55114
Rating: 4 out of 5 based on 257 reviews. (651) 649-5495
Last modified Avalon School is a Charter school that serves grades 6-12. It has received a GreatSchools rating of 9 out of 10 based on academic quality.
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