Keeping Up With The Clubs: Creative Writing

Olivia Green | Reporter If you have a passion for writing and want to express your creative side then Avon High School’s Creative Writing Club is the club for you. The creative writing club is a club where you can practice your passion of writing. Within the club, members do various activities such as; poetry slams, writing prompts, and free writing. The club meets every … Continue reading Keeping Up With The Clubs: Creative Writing

G.I.R.L.S. Club Coming to AHS

Tara Martin | Web Editor-in-Chief Sorry boys, you’re going to have to sit this one out. This is Avon High School’s very own place for girls; G.I.R.L.S. Club. Club President, freshman Kallie Garrett, said that the brand new G.I.R.L.S. Club presents itself as an open forum for all girls of Avon High School to talk about the issues and challenges most present in their lives. … Continue reading G.I.R.L.S. Club Coming to AHS

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

Ms. Patton Visits Japan over Fall Break

By Brannigan Watson | Web Managing Editor While popular break destinations include Florida and Mexico, science teacher, Ms. Patton had a rather different trip over fall break. The Echo decided to catch up with her to learn about her travels. Why did you choose to go to Japan? One of my best friends, Alishia, has been traveling throughout Southeast Asia since Thanksgiving last year. She … Continue reading Ms. Patton Visits Japan over Fall Break

Senior Joey Bandy’s Video Reaches Over 1 Million Views On Popular Instagram Account

By Dia Gill | Web Editor-in-Chief Yesterday, many Avon students opened their Instagram feeds only to find two familiar faces on @HouseofHighlights, an account with over 11 million followers. The account is followed by Avon students and celebrities alike, including Justin Timberlake and Kevin Hart. Senior Joey Bandy was filmed taunting band director Mr. Jay Webb over an IU basketball win, and sent the video … Continue reading Senior Joey Bandy’s Video Reaches Over 1 Million Views On Popular Instagram Account

Introducing New Senior Counselor Mr. Jaskoski

By Megan Williams | Reporter Exposed to a new environment could be difficult, not for this counselor. This past October, Avon High School welcomed a new senior guidance Counselor Mr. Jaskoski.   Jaskoski has been a school counselor for 30 years, starting in Illinois. Coming to Indianaoplis in 2000 to work at Cathedral as a Director of Guidance and College Advising, Jaskoski said he enjoys seeing seniors think through the process of their lives.    “The … Continue reading Introducing New Senior Counselor Mr. Jaskoski

Slideshow: Art Classes Hold ‘Art Drop’

  By Joseph Souza | Reporter On Wednesday, December 12th, Ms. Simms and a handful of her students from various art courses decided to make it a bit more special for the student body. During the last SRT of the semester, they spent their time sorting, counting, and adding the finishing touches to their miniature pieces of art before descending down the commons to deck … Continue reading Slideshow: Art Classes Hold ‘Art Drop’

Keeping Up With The Clubs: FCCLA

FCCLA, or Family, Career, and Community Leaders of America, is a club based around Family & Consumer Sciences activities. At the state conference in March, members can compete in events such as Culinary Arts, Fashion Design and Interpersonal Communications. Avon’s FCCLA is advised by Mrs. McHenry and Mrs. Morgan. Club president and junior Mariah Sanders talked with us about everything FCCLA and her post-high school … Continue reading Keeping Up With The Clubs: FCCLA