AP Calculus Teacher Mr. Anthony Record Takes The Stage in “The Foreigner”

    By Dia Gill | Web Editor-in-Chief These past two weekends, August 3-5 and August 10-12, AP Calculus AB/BC teacher Mr. Anthony Record performed in The Foreigner with the Hendricks Civic Theatre. Cast in the lead role, Mr. Record played Charlie Baker, a Londoner caught in the crossfires of prejudice in Georgia. The comedy chronicles Charlie pretending to be a foreigner, and the resulting … Continue reading AP Calculus Teacher Mr. Anthony Record Takes The Stage in “The Foreigner”

Avon Students’ Guide to Making the Most of Summer Break

By Reece Westfall | Web Managing Editor The time has come. As finals wrap up and we all stop frantically checking RogerHub, we’re not thinking of what grade we got on that history exam or how our class rank is going to change. We’re thinking of freedom. However, it’s not always easy to figure out what all we’re going to fill out time with. While … Continue reading Avon Students’ Guide to Making the Most of Summer Break

Behind the Scenes at the Avon High School Fashion Show

By Reece Westfall | Web Managing Editor Last week, young designers and models showcased their talents at Fashion Merchandising’s annual fashion show and every hand was on deck. Students prepared for a long two and a half months to ensure that the show ran smoothly. This year, they chose the theme Fashion Rewind, showing outfits inspired by classic TV shows across the decades. From The … Continue reading Behind the Scenes at the Avon High School Fashion Show

Boys’ Track Team Strives For State Victory

By Savannah Abshire | Reporter The Avon Orioles Boys Track and Field team is making a dash for the 2018 State Champions title. The boys were able to pull out a win with a score of 193 against Brownsburg, Cascade, Danville, Plainfield and Tri-West in the Boys Track and Field county meet. “We definitely worked for it this year,” said senior Keith Abramson. “Everyone has … Continue reading Boys’ Track Team Strives For State Victory

Meet Jason Wu: Taiwanese Foreign Exchange Student

By Emmagrace Brock | Reporter This past summer, junior Jason Yu flew 7,706 miles across the world to study at Avon High School. From Taiwan, Yu left behind the culture he’s known in order to learn a new one in Indiana.   Where did you live before coming to Avon? I lived in Taiwan. It is three times smaller than Indiana and has four times … Continue reading Meet Jason Wu: Taiwanese Foreign Exchange Student

Photo Gallery: May 16th Dance Recital

The Avon Dance Team, along with Avon High School’s dance classes and various other dance clinics throughout Avon, had “The Greatest Show” as they held their annual spring recital on May 16. Kicking off the show with “Happy” by Pharrell Williams, the National Honor Society for Dance Members danced around with Avon’s Life Skills students. Other highlights from the first half of the show include … Continue reading Photo Gallery: May 16th Dance Recital

Referendum Passes: Avon Residents Vote ‘Yes’ to Increase School Funding

More than 10,000 Avon residents cast ballots May 8 on a referendum to increase property taxes to provide additional funding to the school district. The measure passed by a 5:4 ratio, with 5,801 voters choosing Yes and 4,664 voters choosing No. The tax increases will generate $9.5 million annually over the next eight years. That money, primarily, will go toward decreasing class sizes by adding … Continue reading Referendum Passes: Avon Residents Vote ‘Yes’ to Increase School Funding

Senior Jael Johnson Receives Indiana Volleyball Player of the Year Award

By Tierra Harris | Web Editor-in-Chief Last Sunday evening, senior Jael Johnson received the Indiana Volleyball Player of the Year Award. After being ranked as one of the top 50 incoming freshman for volleyball, Johnson plans to play for Purdue University next year. Her goals after college aren’t exactly for sure at the moment, but she wants to play volleyball overseas and eventually play in … Continue reading Senior Jael Johnson Receives Indiana Volleyball Player of the Year Award