Students Prepare To Put On Fall Musical: “Hunchback of Notre Dame”

By Matthew Barton | Reporter The bells of Notre Dame ring as a large and talented group of students bring this year’s school musical, “The Hunchback of Notre Dame,” based off of Victor Hugo’s 1831 novel and Disney’s 1996 movie, to life. Auditions were held on August 8th and roles were posted a few days later. About 110 students auditioned for roles and 65 made … Continue reading Students Prepare To Put On Fall Musical: “Hunchback of Notre Dame”

Football Teams Beats HSE in 3rd Win of the Season

By Tara Martin | Social Media Editor The Avon Orioles varsity football team took on Hamilton Southeastern at home on Aug. 31 for their third game of the season. The Orioles won 29-6 against the 1-2 overall Royals. The undefeated Orioles now stand 3-0 overall. Junior Nick Birch said the student section is always exciting, win or lose. “It was so lit,” Birch said, “We … Continue reading Football Teams Beats HSE in 3rd Win of the Season

Freshman Cookout and Operation Football Share ALC Before Cheering On Orioles Against HSE

By Tara Martin | Social Media Editor Operation Football typically works outside, away from the freshmen cookout. The two events had to share the ALC cafeteria on Aug. 31 due to a chance of rain before Avon took on Hamilton Southeastern for their Friday night football game. Operation Football is a program started by WTHR-TV 25 years ago that covers high school football, cheerleaders, marching bands, and … Continue reading Freshman Cookout and Operation Football Share ALC Before Cheering On Orioles Against HSE

Sophomore Carson Cartwright Looks to Begin Fashion Club at AHS

By Katie Munday | Fashion Editor A new era of positivity and support in the fashion community is rising from the ashes of What Not to Wear and negative red carpet fashion reviews. This movement is spreading to Avon High School, with sophomore Carson Cartwright leading the charge to start a new fashion club. Cartwright was inspired to start a fashion-oriented club after being covered … Continue reading Sophomore Carson Cartwright Looks to Begin Fashion Club at AHS

Community Day Raises Money for Avon Marching Black and Gold

By Tara Martin | Social Media Editor   Scattered showers could never rain on the band’s parade. On Aug. 25, the Avon Marching Black and Gold put on another annual Community Day at Avon High School. Community Day involves members from all different areas of the community like the YMCA and the library, as well as booths set up by parents and silent auctions. The … Continue reading Community Day Raises Money for Avon Marching Black and Gold

Q&A With Teacher of the Year Mrs. Heather Meunier

By Brannigan Watson | Web Managing Editor Q: When were you presented the award? A: I was presented the award at our Back to School Celebration on the first day of school for teachers. Q: Were you expecting it? A: I was very surprised when I learned that I won this award. Q: Is there a process you go through like an application or are … Continue reading Q&A With Teacher of the Year Mrs. Heather Meunier

Meet The National Honor Society Officers

By Joseph Souza | Reporter Why did you want a leadership position in NHS?  Victoria Zinyemba: I wanted a leadership position because I thought it would be interesting, I’ve been a leader in other things, but NHS is a bit prestigious and I liked the idea of having more responsibility over my classmates [whom] I’ve known for such a long time. I wanted to be … Continue reading Meet The National Honor Society Officers

Avon Beats Ben Davis in 41-36 Win

By Tara Martin | Social Media Editor Aug. 2016: Ben Davis wins 38-7. Nov. 2016: Ben Davis wins 47-40. Aug. 2017: Ben Davis wins 52-20. Nov. 2017: Ben Davis wins 57-20. Aug. 24, 2018: Avon wins 41-36. For the first time since 2015, the Avon Orioles’ varsity football team has beaten Ben Davis. The game took place at Avon with the student section packed full … Continue reading Avon Beats Ben Davis in 41-36 Win

Gallery: Football Team Prepares for Ben Davis Game

By Joseph Souza | Reporter Avon High School’s football team is coming off of their first win of the season against the Plainfield Quakers, 44 -13, arguably a result of the grueling training that accompanies football practice. Many of the players are very excited for upcoming games. “I think we’re doing much better this year than we were last year,” said senior Connor Barnes. Barnes … Continue reading Gallery: Football Team Prepares for Ben Davis Game