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

Juniors Perform Together in String Quartet

By Dia Gill | Web Managing Editor Since their freshman year, juniors Alex Spees, Hannah Simmon, Jenna Bradford and Alexis Willman have performed together as a string quartet. They are a chamber group made up of two violins, a viola and a cello, and are known as the Canzonetta Quartet. The idea for a quartet came from orchestra teacher Mr. Dean Westman, who encouraged his students to form such groups. “Mr. Westman … Continue reading Juniors Perform Together in String Quartet

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

Q&A with Basketball Coach Holloway

By Laura Ryle | Reporter What made you become a basketball coach? I played basketball. I went to Muncie Central, and at the time it was something everybody was doing. They loved their basketball, so I got into it and started playing. I wasn’t very good at first. There were some really good players on the team, so it motivated me to want to play … Continue reading Q&A with Basketball Coach Holloway

Q&A with Eurydice’s Delaney Butler

By Reece Westfall | Web Managing Editor On Saturday Nov. 11, actors and techies from Avon High School will be moving their show from the auditorium stage to Manchester University to compete in their Regional Thespian Conference. The cast is hoping that their section from the play, Eurydice, will take them from Regionals all the way to Internationals. Discover what happens behind the scenes from … Continue reading Q&A with Eurydice’s Delaney Butler

Senior Delaney Sweitzer Performs Speech at Hendricks County THON

By Tierra Harris | Web Editor-in-Chief On Aug. 27, a crowd of about 75 at the Hendricks County THON were all able to step into senior Delaney Sweitzer’s shoes and experience the 10-year struggle that has greatly impacted her life. Although her story is devastating to hear, Sweitzer’s ability to smile every day has encouraged her friends and family to have positive attitudes. She said that … Continue reading Senior Delaney Sweitzer Performs Speech at Hendricks County THON

Sophomore Gideon Thomas Is Taking AP Calculus AB

By Prabhvir Lakhan | Reporter At Avon High School, students take calculus as juniors and seniors. However, Gideon Thomas, a sophomore, is taking AP Calculus AB this year. “I think it’s a challenge for myself, and I can see how well I can do in a harder class,” said Thomas. In the fifth grade, Thomas got a 303 on the math NWEA. This allowed him … Continue reading Sophomore Gideon Thomas Is Taking AP Calculus AB