Attention Prom Goers: Anyone being dropped off at prom by limo or car should use the Event Center Drive Entrance located off of West Washington Street. Students driving to prom have multiple parking options downtown, although parking in the JW garage is expensive. The Government Center Parking Garage will be open and is much more reasonably priced. See the map for exact locations
Student Voting for Student Government Executive Board
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Cap and Gown Delivery
Herff Jones will be in the ALC Cafe from 10:30am - 1:00pm on Tuesday, May 10 delivering graduation caps and gowns. If you are not able to pick them up on that day, you can pick them up in the ALC Main Office after that date.
Wednesday, May 4, students are on a one-hour delay schedule.
Track and Field
On Friday, the #6 ranked boys track & field team competed in the Zionsville Invitational and finished second with 105 points, only 6.5 points behind champion Zionsville. The 4x100m relay of Dontrell Tolliver, Jaban Carter, Nate Schaecher, and Darnell Tolliver were event winners, as well as the 4x400m relay of Klifford Gibson, Sammy Bullock, Peyton DePriest, and Zach Darden. Harrison Weber placed second in both hurdle events, and Tony Newbern placed second in the 800m, running the second fastest time in Indiana! Next up, the Orioles will host Brownsburg on Tuesday night for senior night, beginning at 5:00.
The ISSMA State Qualifier was held this past weekend. The Chamber Singers, Allegros, and Camerata all received gold ratings with distinction. The Chamber Singers will participate in State Finals at Pike High School next weekend. Congratulations to all!
Congratulations to the Wind Symphony and the Symphony Orchestra on their Gold Medal performances at the ISSMA State Qualifier this past weekend. They both advanced to the State competition, which will be May 7th!
This week begins a series of ISTEP+ tests that will extend over the next three weeks. Grade 10 will be most impacted by state testing in math and English. Grade 9 students will take the Science ISTEP+ in Biology classes. Please click below for the testing information and testing dates.
Junior Day of Caring
Current sophomores who are interested in applying to be on the Student Leadership team to plan the Junior Day of Caring for next year should submit an application to Student Services by May 4th. The application can be found by clicking the link below or copies can be obtained in Student Services. Junior Day of Caring takes place each year in September and is counted as a school day, but the learning will take place outside the walls of a traditional classroom. In order to help foster a spirit of integrity, empathy, and civic responsibility, students will work with their peers and teachers to serve the Hendricks County community. Groups of students and their designated chaperones will be dropped off at various locations such as nursing homes, elementary schools, town libraries, nonprofit organizations, and community parks to volunteer for the day.
May 9th ACSC Board Meeting -- Location Change
The May 9th Avon School Board meeting has been moved to the Avon Middle School South Multipurpose Room (located at 7199 East US Highway 36). Please enter Door #28 on the northwest side of the school. Parking will be available in front of the Administration Center at 7203 East US Highway 36. The meeting will begin at its scheduled time of 7 p.m.
Kindergarten Registration Packets Now Available
If you have a child starting Kindergarten in the 2016-17 school year, please pick up a registration packet at the elementary building where your child will be attending. This packet contains important information to get your child registered. If you don't know which school, please contact Barb or Rebecca at 317-544-6000.
ACSC Board Names New AIS-East Assistant Principal
The Avon Community School Corporation (ACSC) Board has named Mr. Bradley M. Bates as the new Assistant Principal at Avon Intermediate School East (AIS-East) effective July 1, 2016.
Mr. Bates currently serves as Assistant Principal of Lincoln School (K-8) in the Evansville-Vanderburgh School Corporation. His focus has been on creating a positive climate and culture in this turnaround school.
“Mr. Bates stood out among a strong field of candidates,” said ACSC Assistant Superintendent Maryanne McMahon. “His rich educational background combined with a desire to serve children is a perfect fit for the needs of Avon Intermediate East.”
Mr. Bates will work with incoming principal (current associate principal) Mrs. Jenny Shayotovich.
“I am truly honored to be joining such an experienced and dedicated staff at AIS-East,” stated Bradley Bates. “I have a passion for working with students and assisting them to reach their potential academically, socially and emotionally. I am very excited about this opportunity.”
Mr. Bates also has elementary teaching experience in Kentucky and North Carolina and secondary experience coaching baseball (Noblesville, Eastern Greene). He served as an Academic Counselor at the University of Southern Indiana where he earned his MS in Elementary Education along with his Administrative Licensure. Mr. Bates also holds a B.S. in Sports Administration from the University of Indianapolis and a MS in Academic Advising from Kansas State University. He and his wife, Meagan, will be relocating to the area.
Here Comes the Bus Helps Parents Track School Bus
ACSC families can use Here Comes the Bus – a website and mobile app – to view the real-time location of their child’s school bus. Through this program, parents may also receive push notifications or email alerts regarding bus changes and/or delays.
Here Comes the Bus is offered as a "Basic (free) Service" and/or a "Full (pay) Service." The basic (free) service will give a real-time location of a child's school bus on the Here Comes the Bus website via a computer, tablet or smartphone. (The basic, free service does not include use of the Here Comes the Bus app on a smartphone.)
Highly motivated individuals are encouraged to apply via the Applitrack application system located on the Avon Community School Corporation Human Resources home page: http://www.avon-schools.org/Page/9708. Salary Benefits: $80 for a whole day and $40 for a half day.
7:00 PM - 11:00 PM HS NHS Induction Ceremony - Auditorium
8:00 PM - 11:00 PM HS Prom - JW Marriott
7:00 PM School Board Meeting
7:00 PM - 8:00 PM HS Symphony Concert/Orchestra Awards Night - Auditorium
6:00 PM - 7:00 PM HS Wish Upon A Runway Fashion Show - in the ALC Cafe
7:00 PM - 11:00 PM HS Honors Night - Auditorium
7:00 PM - 8:00 PM HS Spring Recital - Auditorium
7:00 PM - 11:00 PM HS Choir Performance - Auditorium