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The Avery Coonley School Blog

  • Guest Blogger
Nina A. Goyal

"What does a parent look for when selecting the right school for their young one? For my family, a nurturing environment with a challenging curriculum, among other qualities, was the top priority. When looking at private schools, one may also look for value for our dollar. Now in our 11th year at Avery Coonley, with one seahorse ready to graduate, and another ACS graduate attending college among an ongoing pandemic, I can honestly say I look at the ‘right school’ through a different lens."

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  • Gifted Learning
  • Guest Blogger
Alexis Bryant

For these kids, “tell me more” goes to their core. Learn more about how ACS provides Maximum Challenge for our students through methods in class with our Fifth and Sixth Literacy Teacher and Language Arts Department Chair Alexis Bryant.

"Even if they stumble or become stuck, they know that their teachers and peers are there to support them.

When they succeed, they can relish in their victory, but also, they know another level of challenge is on the horizon."

  • Curiosity
  • Giftedness
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