• Twisted Disney Tales

    Twisted Disney Tales

    Rebecca Harris

    April 10, 2017

    For months, Ava High School’s students have worked hard to memorize and practice the Brother’s Grimm Spectaculathon, this year's school play, before April 6. Hours of rehearsal have piled up into making this show the best one yet, and based on the actual performances, it would appear they accomplish...

    Kaylee Nettles, Ashton Stanton, Belle Giorgianni, Calista Giorgianni, and Kyle Cook rehearsing a scene from the Brother’s Grimm Spectaculathon in preparation for the coming performances.

  • We Want YOU For Newspaper!

    We Want YOU For Newspaper!

    Hunter Watson

    April 3, 2017

    Are you interested in pursuing a career in writing, journalism, or reporting? Newspaper is the place for you! The Ava Echo is in need of new recruits for next year, and we’re asking you, our readers, to sign up. The bulk of our writers are seniors this year, so by graduation we’ll only have three members...

    2016-2017 Newspaper staff pose for a staff picture in the fall.

  • Safety Dance

    Safety Dance

    Ryan McFarlin

    April 3, 2017

    Ava High School typically has at least one Safe and Sober assembly per semester, and this year is no different. This time, it comes during the week before prom, which was on March 25th this year. The assembly encouraged students to make good decisions at prom, and in general everyday life. These assemblies...

    Safe and Sober event starts at 12:45 on March 22.

  • Beauty & The Beast

    Beauty & The Beast

    Katie Boergert

    April 3, 2017

    Recently, they remade the Disney classic Beauty & The Beast into a live action movie, starring Emma Watson as Belle. Producers fixed mistakes they had made in the original animation, and added more to the story with some extra details that made the movie more accurate. Many people were leaving n...

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  • Leading the Way

    Leading the Way

    Dakota Hathcock

    March 15, 2017

    On March 7th, a troop of students ventured forward to uphold the mantle of leadership at the Missouri Association of National Honor Society’s Convention at Tan-Tar-A. The MANHS convention held a conference specifically for Leadership and the art of leading. Student Leaders are evident everywhere you go. ...

    NHS Convention Members line up for a snapshot.

Time for an All-Nighter

Time for an All-Nighter

Rebecca Harris

The third quarter is nearing a close, which means it’s almost everyone’s favorite time: finals! These dreaded last two days of the quarter can be difficult for many of us; however, with the right tips and tricks, you ...

March 15, 2017No Comments

Math and Science Relays

Math and Science Relays

Hunter Watson

Every year, our SCA competes in the famed Math and Science Relays, which test the best of the best and determine some of the smartest kids in our SCA. But how does a person get chosen to compete in the Relay? Teachers like Mrs...

March 15, 2017No Comments

Learning to Care, Caring to Learn

Learning to Care, Caring to Learn

Ryan McFarlin

Care to Learn is a Missouri program that provides for the hunger, health, and hygiene of students who cannot afford these things that others take for granted. Care to Learn was established by Doug Pitt in Springfield, MO...

February 21, 2017No Comments

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Meet the Marching Band

Meet the Marching Band

Maddie Curtis

Marching Band is something that brings everyone together. They work hard, laugh hard, and play hard. AHS Sophomore, Trevor Sartin explained, “I love the marching competitions. I love the show we do every year because w...

September 12, 2017No Comments

Sing For Me! (Or Play)

Sing For Me! (Or Play)

April 3, 2017

A Work of Music

A Work of Music

March 15, 2017

Early Morning Band Practice

Early Morning Band Practice

March 15, 2017

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Marching to Your Own Beat

Marching to Your Own Beat

Morgan Whitacre

Do you ever wish that you could make a difference and better the lives of others? Well there’s a great way to do just that, and that’s by getting involved with the organization's around you. Ava has many differ...

September 12, 2017No Comments

Our “Destiny” Is Changing

Our “Destiny” Is Changing

September 12, 2017

Respect Your Elders

Respect Your Elders

September 12, 2017

Digital Footprint

Digital Footprint

September 5, 2017

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