Asa Garcia Wins Second State Wrestling Championship

By Stephen Dumeyer | Reporter When and why did you start wrestling? I started around six years old and it was because I thought it was WWE. I thought I was going to be jumping off ropes and stuff. What was your goal coming into this season? I wanted to get back on top because I had a tough loss last year and it stopped … Continue reading Asa Garcia Wins Second State Wrestling Championship

Junior Victoria Wendt Places 13th At State Swimming Meet

By Emmagrace Brock | Reporter The girls’ IHSAA Girls State Swimming Meet took place on Feb. 9-10 at the IU Natatorium on the IUPUI campus. Avon High School sent six girls to compete: senior Rylee Elder, juniors Lauren and Elizabeth Myers, sophomore Kaitlyn Sinclair, freshman Kayla Logeais and junior Victoria Wendt. Wendt made the 2017-2018 season her third competing at the state meet. She made … Continue reading Junior Victoria Wendt Places 13th At State Swimming Meet

UNICEF Club Raises Money For Kids Around the World

By Nathan Miller | Reporter Avon High School’s United Nations International Children’s Emergency Fund club, or UNICEF club, hosted their first meeting of the semester, centered on human trafficking, on January 30th. UNICEF, in its first year at Avon High School, has already covered issues like the Rohingya in Myanmar, human trafficking and even had their members call Indiana representatives encouraging funding for UNICEF. They … Continue reading UNICEF Club Raises Money For Kids Around the World

Keeping Up With the Clubs: Health Occupations Students of America (HOSA)

By Prabhvir Lakhan | Reporter Health Occupations Students of America, or HOSA, has been a club for four years, providing  students with opportunities to prepare for medical professions. The club is sponsored by Mrs. Laura Jones-Archer, a chemistry and biomedical sciences teacher. HOSA is led by senior Jacey Karius as president, and seniors Ruhan Syed and Rut Patel as vice presidents. “The mission of HOSA … Continue reading Keeping Up With the Clubs: Health Occupations Students of America (HOSA)

Meet Ruhan Syed: President of DECA

By Prabhvir Lakhan |Reporter What extracurriculars are you a part of? I am a part of DECA, HOSA, Model U.N., Econ Club, and [Ultimate Challenge Club]. How are you able to create time for all of of these clubs? Many of my clubs do not require too much of a time commitment, but when we do come around competition and conference season I just make … Continue reading Meet Ruhan Syed: President of DECA

Gallery: AHS Boys’ Basketball Highlights

By Nathan Miller | Reporter The Avon Orioles faced off against the Fishers’ Tigers on Friday, January 19. Although the Orioles did not win against the Tigers, the players put up a good fight against their opponents and were able to keep their crowd entertained and on edge throughout the game.     This Friday, January 26, the Orioles will head to their next game, … Continue reading Gallery: AHS Boys’ Basketball Highlights

Keeping Up With The Clubs: Spanish Honor Society

By Dia Gill | Web Managing Editor Avon High School offers students a variety of experiences with foreign languages. These range from taking classes like Spanish, French, or Japanese to travelling abroad with teachers. For students enrolled in Spanish IV for AP Spanish, participating in Spanish Honor Society is also an option. Participation in the honor society comes with certain expectations and requirements. “Spanish Honor … Continue reading Keeping Up With The Clubs: Spanish Honor Society

Students Share Thoughts on Finals

“I’d say that they’re almost unnecessary. I’d so much rather have a final project that’s been worked on for most of the semester than take tests.” Bella Rios, 9 “Finals week: The time I have to turn on my brain and remember what I learned in July.” Sriya Koganti, 9 “The one thing that I like about the finals setup is that most teachers give … Continue reading Students Share Thoughts on Finals