Q&A With Football Managers

  By Stephen Dumeyer | Reporter Why did you choose to manage football over other sports? Nicole Pedroza:  I’ve just always enjoyed watching football and the players make it a great experience. It’s just a fun thing to be a part of plus it’s one of the only sports that doesn’t collide with my sport season.  Audrey Warren:  I chose to manage football because I love the sport … Continue reading Q&A With Football Managers

Keeping Up With The Clubs: Social Justice Club (IJM)

By Reece Westfall | Web Managing Editor Read below for a Q&A with Social Justice Club’s president, Hope Miller. Q: How did the club get started? M: International Justice Mission is an actual Social Justice organization that strives to rescue those from human trafficking. Former History teacher, Mr. Cupp, was very passionate about IJM and decided that we needed an anti-trafficking club at our school, thus, IJM … Continue reading Keeping Up With The Clubs: Social Justice Club (IJM)

Dance and Orchestra Programs Collaborate for Annual Symphony on the Dance Floor

  By Caroline Emenaker | Managing Editor For the past few years, the Avon High School Orchestra Program and dance classes have collaborated for a concert called Symphony for a Dance Floor. Every orchestra plays different songs that pair up with dances created by the dance teacher, Mr. Herring. This year some songs played were “My Shot” from Hamilton, “Red Pony” by Aaron Copland and … Continue reading Dance and Orchestra Programs Collaborate for Annual Symphony on the Dance Floor

Marching Band Travels to Canton, Ohio and Wins Regional Championship

By Brannigan Watson | Reporter On Saturday, September 16, the Avon Marching Black and Gold was named champion of the 2017 Bands of America Northeast Ohio Regional. The band was the Class AAAA regional champion, overall champion, and took all caption titles. The caption titles included Visual Performance, Music Performance, and General Effect. They finished the event with a score of 76.1. This was the … Continue reading Marching Band Travels to Canton, Ohio and Wins Regional Championship

Football Team Breaks Scoring Record in Back-to-Back Games

One week after breaking the school record for points in a 62-27 win over Brownsburg, the football team was back at it, inking the record books yet again in a 63-7 victory over Whiteland on Homecoming night. The team now sits at 4-1 and has vaulted to a No. 2 ranking in the state according to MaxPreps and a No. 4 ranking according to the Associated … Continue reading Football Team Breaks Scoring Record in Back-to-Back Games

Gallery: Homecoming Pep Rally, Tailgate, and Game

Every school year Avon students have the opportunity to celebrate homecoming with the pep rally and tailgate before the football game. As always, the tailgate  featured club booths, food, games and bounce houses. Check out these photos from the different events to see how students enjoyed this year’s homecoming. All photos by Colby Owens       Continue reading Gallery: Homecoming Pep Rally, Tailgate, and Game

CPM Brings New Concepts to Math Classes

By Nathan Miller | Reporter The start of the 2017 school year marked a new beginning for some math classes at Avon High School. Algebra, Algebra II and Geometry began piloting College Preparatory Mathematics (CPM) with the aim of helping students better understand the process of working through math problems. Assistant Principal Frank Meyer said CPM will help students “discover the reasons some concepts in … Continue reading CPM Brings New Concepts to Math Classes

Homecoming Spirit Week: Throwback Thursday

Thursday, Avon High School students were on the hunt in Goodwill, Halloween stores and even their parents’ closets to put together the perfect throwback outfit. Whether they were throwing it back to the 80’s, 90’s or even the 1790’s, students and faculty made entering the school feel like stepping out of a time machine.   Continue reading Homecoming Spirit Week: Throwback Thursday

Homecoming Spirit Week: Class Color Day

Monday, Avon High School students dressed to represent. Freshmen wore green, sophomores wore, yellow, juniors wore red, while seniors donned blue. From just showing up in a colored t-shirt, to decking out in a tutu in paint, students came together and started homecoming week off strong. All photos by Tara Martin Want to see your Homecoming Week looks featured on the Avon Echo website? Send … Continue reading Homecoming Spirit Week: Class Color Day