- New York
Avenues New York
A transformative global education in the heart of Manhattan
Since opening in 2012, Avenues New York has grown its student body from 740 students to more than 1,750 in 2019.Our Mission
to a new school of thought
A toddler program designed to trigger curiosity, stimulate creativity and sow the seeds of multilingualism
Language immersion, learning through play and interdisciplinary study in a state-of-the-art early childhood facility
A transformative academic program to engage young minds and promote creative thinking—in two languages
Fostering innovative thinkers with an increasing sense of ownership for their own learning
Meet the Avenues New York Leadership Team
Head of School
Evan joined Avenues in 2017, bringing a wealth of education experience at both the secondary and university levels. Prior to joining Avenues, Evan spent more than ten years as principal of Thomas Jefferson High School for Science and Technology (TJHSST), a state-chartered magnet high school in Alexandria, Virginia. Under his leadership, TJHSST was named the number one high school in the country by U.S. News and World Report (2014) and by Newsweek (2015). Previously, Evan served as the director of Roanoke Valley Governor’s School for Science and Technology (Roanoke, VA). He began his career in education at his alma mater, Glenbrook South High (Glenview, IL), where he taught math. Evan received his B.S. and M.S. degrees from the University of Illinois (Champaign, IL). He went on to earn a Ph.D. in instructional technology from the University of Georgia (Athens, GA). Evan has published two books, Using Internet Primary Sources to Teach Critical Thinking and Everyday Use of Mathematical Concepts: A Reference Guide.
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