Welcome to the
Home of the Stars!
Where Graham Leaders Can Be Heroes!
Principal Tony Harris
Tony O. Harris
R. Grant Graham Principal

School Hours
Full Day 8:32 a.m. - 3:39 p.m.
Half Day 8:32 a.m. - 11:45 a.m.

Phone Numbers
Main Office: 248-537-6800
Attendance Line: 248-537-6810
Fax: 248-537-6805

School Tours
Contact Principal Harris to arrange a personal tour and find out why so many families choose
Avondale School District!

Colorful Turkey
Annual Avondale Community Thanksgiving Dinner
November 20th  (5-7pm)
Avondale High School
2800 Waukegan Street, Auburn Hills, 48326

FREE meal for your entire family.
(You can also bring a dish to share if you wish.)
If you would like to donate food or money for this event - click here.
School Bus Clipart
Click on the image for the bus route schedule.


To view the most recent R. Grant Graham Elementary Newsletter click here.

Bee a Reader
To visit the Avondale "BEE a Reader" page click here.
To view an UPDATE to the summation of the 3rd Grade Reading law (PA 306) presented last year click here.
To view a one-page summary of the 3rd Grade Reading Law click here.
Mi Star Parent Portal

As of Monday, November 5th, all Avondale School District online payments will be made using PayPal within MiStar Parent Connection Portal.
  • All online payments to the District will be made through the MiStar Parent Connection Portal utilizing PayPal. For instructions on how to obtain your MiStar PIN and Password please click here.  
  • Once you have obtained access to MiStar Parent Connection Portal, please follow the detailed instructions for making an online payment - click here for the instructions.
Avondale GATE Program
Application Information
for the 2019-2020 school year
for in-district and current SOC students

November 1 - November 15, 2018
Start the application process with the Parent Nomination Form HERE and submit to hillary.olance@avondale.k12.mi.us
Students must be entering 2nd-6th grade in fall 2019 to apply.

Additional Information
  • As part of the application process, Avondale School District will access your child's reading and math MAP scores from the current school year.
  • The District will administer the creative writing task at your child's school.
  • No internal applications will be accepted after November 15 for the 2019-20 school year.
  • Current Schools of Choice students are considered internal applicants.
Click on the image to go to Chartwells Food Service where you can find menus, pay online through Parent Connect, and download Free and Reduced Meals Information and Applications.