AP Stat Students Assist Firefighters

Morgan Jones | Reporter Over spring break, Ms. Leahy’s AP Statistics students were given the opportunity to help save lives alongside the Washington Township Avon Fire Department. Initially contacted by the department, Ms. Leahy said that she jumped at the opportunity. “[They] wanted to know if it was possible for us to look at numbers and analyze them,” Ms. Leahy said. “To tell if firefighters … Continue reading AP Stat Students Assist Firefighters

Dance, Color Guard, and Musical Ensembles Come Together in Winter Showcase

Kaitlyn Mason | Reporter Friday, March 8, 2019 was a night full of flags, drums, band, and cheering fans as Avon High School held the annual Winter Showcase. With the dance teams, guards, drumlines, and indoor band, it was hard not to cheer as students worked hard to show the packed-gym their talents. Junior Allie Simon said that despite her nerves, she loved performing with … Continue reading Dance, Color Guard, and Musical Ensembles Come Together in Winter Showcase

Jordan Nelson Juggles Photography and Cinematography

Morgan Jones | Reporter Meet senior Jordan Nelson, a creative mastermind. Not only is Nelson an aspiring photographer for hire, he’s also a cinematic enthusiast. The two hobbies, Nelson said, help him to capture his persona in an original way. “Photography is a way for me to express how I feel [at] a deeper level,” Nelson said. “I do it because I want to not … Continue reading Jordan Nelson Juggles Photography and Cinematography

Boys Basketball Wins Against Westfield (Slideshow)

Morgan Jones | Reporter On Friday, Jan. 25, 2019, the Avon boys’ varsity basketball team scored their seventh win of the 2018-2019 season against the Westfield Shamrocks. The game ended with a final score of 57-68.  Though the third quarter was close in score between the two teams, the Orioles came out on top. Sophomore Mitch O’Mara said that to win, the team must work … Continue reading Boys Basketball Wins Against Westfield (Slideshow)

Girls Basketball Wins Against Greenfield Central

Sofia Breuer | Reporter The Avon Orioles Girls Varsity basketball team won against Greenfield Central Thursday night with a final score of 40-35. It was the final home game of the season. The Orioles lead the majority of the game and defended themselves against the Greenfield Central Cougars through a close fourth and final quarter. Sophomore Indiah Kendrick said the team been in that situation … Continue reading Girls Basketball Wins Against Greenfield Central

Gallery: Q&A With Avon Swim and Dive Seniors

By Savannah Abshire | Reporter Elliot Cooper Q: How long have you been swimming? A: Ten years. Q: What is your favorite memory from swimming and diving? A: My favorite memory would be pointing at Austin when the whole team was huddled up in a circle. We thought it was the funniest thing and ever because it was so dumb. That’s the hardest I have … Continue reading Gallery: Q&A With Avon Swim and Dive Seniors

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

Slideshow: Avon Hosts First Winter Dance

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 Slideshow: Avon Hosts First Winter Dance

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