For detailed driving directions, please see our Directions & Map page.

Location

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.

School Entrance

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

Parking

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.


    • Public Parking Deck on 5th

      Public Parking Deck on 5th

Touring Advent

We would LOVE to show you Advent!

Tours are scheduled every Tuesday that the school is in session at 9:00. The tour is open to anyone who has a child and is interested in learning more about the school. No reservations are necessary. The tours begin at the Front Office of the school. If you have any questions, please contact Mary Yancey at myancey@adventepiscopalschool.org.

Covered in the tour are:
  • Classrooms
  • Science Lab
  • Athletic Facilities
  • Explorium
  • Playgrounds
  • Art Studios
  • STEM Lab
  • Music Program
  • Foreign Language Program