Slideshow: A Winter’s Solace

By Brannigan Watson | Web Managing Editor On Friday, Nov. 30 the choir and orchestra programs joined at Plainfield Christian Church to put on a program called A Winter’s Solace. The program included the Choral Chamber Orchestra, Accents, Allegros, and Chamber Singers. They all performed as concert choirs. Pieces performed include “We Three Kings”, “Linus and Lucy”, and all groups performed “Hallelujah” together. The groups’ … Continue reading Slideshow: A Winter’s Solace

Avon Hosts First Winter Dance (PHOTO GALLERY)

By Tara Martin | Social Media Editor For upperclassmen there was Prom. Freshmen had the cookout. Everybody was welcome at homecoming. However, there was no traditional high school dance for all students at Avon. That was until the “Winter Wonderland”-themed Winter Semi-Formal. The dance took place in the field house at Avon High School on Dec. 1. Tickets were sold to students in the weeks … Continue reading Avon Hosts First Winter Dance (PHOTO GALLERY)

Keeping Up With The Clubs: Business Professionals of America

By Mira Branham | Reporter The Business Professionals of America (BPA) Club, sponsored by Mrs. Hollenbaugh, has hit the ground running this year. BPA aims to “develop leadership, academic, and technological skills in the workplace” among students and leaders within the community. Nationwide, there are about 45,000 members in the career and technical student organization. Between organizing the Freshmen Activity Fair, attending the Fall Leadership … Continue reading Keeping Up With The Clubs: Business Professionals of America

AHS Students Share Their Favorite Thanksgiving Traditions and Stories

By Elshadai Aberra | Reporter In preparation for Thanksgiving, the Echo recently talked with students around the school about their favorite Thanksgiving traditions and memories. Here’s what we found: “My family has a farm and we have turkeys and stuff. One time a turkey ran away and we had to chase it down and that was like the craziest thing that’s happened.” Josie Morrical, 9  … Continue reading AHS Students Share Their Favorite Thanksgiving Traditions and Stories

Annual Trunk or Treat Breaks Records Raising Money For AEF (Photo Gallery)

By Dia Gill | Web Editor-in-Chief In the spirit of the spooky season, Avon High School put on its annual Trunk or Treat last night. The event is hosted by Student Government in a combined effort between executive board, class officers, and our club presidents, to raise money for the Avon Education Foundation. Clubs are given the opportunity to dress up with certain themes and … Continue reading Annual Trunk or Treat Breaks Records Raising Money For AEF (Photo Gallery)

Avon Volleyball Wins Against Westfield on Senior Night

By Tara Martin | Social Media Editor “Keep chasing your dreams and always stay true to yourself.” That was Senior Chloe Rickenbach’s final take away after four years of Avon Volleyball. The girls wrapped up their last home game of the season with senior night on Thursday, Sept. 27. For some, it was their last time playing volleyball at Avon High School. The Avon Orioles … Continue reading Avon Volleyball Wins Against Westfield on Senior Night

Students Whose Parents Are Teachers or Administrators at AHS

  By Joseph Souza | Reporter Dealing with teachers at school is trouble enough, but imagine taking them home with you. Believe it or not, teachers are people too, a shocking prospect with many implications. One of which is that they have kids who, like us, need an education, and where better than right here in Avon? “Other people make it a bigger deal than … Continue reading Students Whose Parents Are Teachers or Administrators at AHS