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

Junior Jessica Miller Takes a Leap of Faith

By Reece Westfall | Web Managing Editor As the clock ticked down to the final 2:50 of the 2016-2017 school year, most students were anticipating two months of parties, concerts and sleeping in. Junior Jessica Miller, however, had very different plans for herself. Miller kicked off her summer by packing her bags and leaving for Oceanside, New York. She joined 22 other students and missionaries from … Continue reading Junior Jessica Miller Takes a Leap of Faith

Avon Senior Labiba Imdad Has Lived In Canada and Bangladesh

By Josh Muller | Reporter Q: Where did you transfer from, specifically? A: “I came from Toronto, Ontario.” Q: When did you transfer here? A: “I transferred here at the end of my junior year.” Q: What are the major differences you have noticed since moving?” A: “The course load here is a lot more. In Canada we only have about four courses a semester, … Continue reading Avon Senior Labiba Imdad Has Lived In Canada and Bangladesh