Avon Old Farms is an all-boys independent residential secondary school located in a wooded part of Avon along Old…More Farms Road. The school was founded by Theodate Pope Riddle, the first licensed female architect in Connecticut. The school's motto is "Aspirando et Perseverando," or "Aspiring and Persevering."
The school offers both day and boarding options. The academic focus at the school is liberal arts and the classes parallel college courses, according to the school's website. Fisher Meadows soccer and baseball fields are nearby.
Fisher Meadows 800 Old Farms Rd, Avon, CT06001 The Fisher Meadows field is Avon's soccer hub. Local and travelling athletes, including teams from Avon High School and…More Avon Old Farms, gather to play here. The park also features baseball fields. Teams can celebrate after the games in pavilions alongside the fields. An adjacent lake is frequented by boaters. Hikers and cross-country skiers will also find trails in the wooded part of the land.