Visit our campus. Experience the difference.

Campus Tours

Visiting Advent is one of the best ways to get to know us and for us to get to know you! While we have taken a variety of protocols and policies on our campus as we navigate the pandemic, we are thrilled to be able to welcome prospective families to campus.

  • Campus tours - Tours are scheduled through our Admission Office. We are happy to schedule an individual family tour almost any time Monday through Friday from 7:30 a.m. until 4 p.m. Just let us know what works well for you and we will do our best to make it happen!

To schedule a tour or individual family visit, please call the Admission Office at 205-252-2535. To learn more about our other admission information and events, please fill out an inquiry form. We would love to be in touch!

Advent 101: Virtual Classes

Advent 101 is designed for current and prospective parents to experience the Advent curriculum. In each class, an Advent teacher leads a 20 minute lesson focusing on a different area of our curriculum with additional questions and discussions at the end.

Whether you are already a part of our Advent family or you are interested in learning more about our school, Advent 101 is a great way to experience Advent!

A Day in the Life

    • A Day in the Life of Pre-K


The Advent School is located in downtown Birmingham at 2019 6th Avenue North. The school is situated on the southwest corner of 6th Avenue North and Richard Arrington Jr Blvd North. Richard Arrington Jr Blvd is between 20th Street and 22nd Street. Richard Arrington Jr Blvd is a one-way street heading north, and 6th Avenue North is a one-way street heading west.
For detailed driving directions, please see our Directions & Map page.

School Entrance

The Entrance to the School is located under the portico of the circular drive off 6th Avenue.


There are several options for parking when you visit the school. There is no visitor parking at the school.

1.  Street Parking.  You may parallel park on the street. There is a 2 hour limit on street parking. The cost for 2 hours is $4.00. The meters only accept quarters.

2.  Parking Deck.  There is a covered public parking deck on 5th Avenue North between 20th Street and Richard Arrington Jr Blvd. The cost for 2 hours is $2.00. 5th Avenue North is a one-way street heading east.

3.  Parking Lot. This open-air lot is on the northeast corner of 5th Avenue North and Richard Arrington Jr Blvd. The entrance is from 5th Avenue North, which is a one-way street heading east. There is a flat rate of $5.00 to park with no time limit.

Founded in 1950 and located in downtown Birmingham, Alabama, Advent Episcopal School is a coeducational, college-preparatory day school for students grades Pre-Kindergarten through 8th.