Are you considering a new school for your middle or high school student?

Thank you for your interest in Florida City’s Avant Schools of Excellence.

We offer high-quality tuition-free educational services for students in grades K-12.

We believe in providing each of our students with the best opportunity to succeed in life.  Avant accomplishes this mission with an emphasis on academics, dedicated teachers who have a sincere interest in their pupils, small class sizes, and a curriculum that incorporates real-life learning and character-based education.

Our students benefit from the personalized approach we take every day.  Each scholar is known, respected, and appreciated for who they are.  They flourish in our learning environment where they feel safe and secure.

We believe there is a place for your child at Avant Schools of Excellence.

To begin the process, simply fill out our Application of Interest document.  This lets us know that you are giving serious consideration to becoming part of the Avant family.  We will follow up to schedule an appointment, where we can answer your questions, show you our facility, and make you and your child feel at home.

Avant Schools of Excellence is a private school.  Through access to scholarship funds from the Step Up For Students program, every child who is a Florida resident receives a full scholarship to Avant.  There is no cost to attend our school.

We welcome the opportunity to answer your questions and to demonstrate the value your child will receive from an Avant Schools of Excellence education.

The admission process of Avant Schools of Excellence does not discriminate against any pupil on the basis of ethnicity, special needs, national origin, gender, religion, sexual orientation, or disability.

We accept the following scholarships:

Step Up for Students


John McKay


Avant School of Excellence has been awarded accreditation by the North Central Association Commission on Accreditation and School Improvement (NCA CASI), the Northwest Accreditation Commission (NWAC), and the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools Commission on Accreditation and School Improvement (SACS CASI), the regional accrediting agencies that span the AdvancED global network.

The accreditation of Avant School of Excellence signifies our commitment to continuously pursue educational excellence for our students and for ourselves as professionals. Students of accredited institutions benefit greatly. Such benefits include being eligible to receive federal loans, college/post-secondary school scholarships, military programs, and admission into colleges that require students to attend an accredited institution.