This year the Math Bee contest was open to any 3rd or 4th grade student in Washington Township. The Bee was once again held at Kingsway School. Here are the winning contestants and their schools. Congratulations to all of them for all their hard work, and a big Thank you to all students and their parents for participating, and to Kingsway School and staff.
4th grade: 1st Noriko Chu, Kingsway, 2nd Maris Gerbers, Kingsway, 3rd Jack Wetzel, River Birch, 4th Shayla Cash, Kingsway, 5th Zoe Ducios, Kingsway.
3rd grade: 1st Andrew Myers, Cedar, 2nd (tie) Abby Gibson and Gavin Roth, both of Kingsway
The Avon Optimist Club is now accepting applications for the 2017 Vocational/Two-Year Program Charles H. Schoen Scholarship.
Congratulations to Mr. Vivaan Grover and Ms. Katherine Langford, who won our Club Oratorical contest and also won the District Semi-Final Level contest on April 8th, and will now compete in the District Finals on April 22nd.
Our 2017 Club Contest female contestants in alphabetical order: Addison Altman, Idowa Hannah Adeleke, Katherine Langford, Nancy Orogun, and Madison Sexton.
Our 2017 Club Contest male contestants in alphabetical order: Conner Brownfield, Vivaan Grover, and Jacob Vereb.
Thank you to the Avon-Washington Township Library for allowing us to use their facility, and to our distinguished volunteer judges, the contestants, their parents, and their teachers and principals that daily encourage these fine leaders of tomorrow.
An important purpose of Optimism is to serve the youth of our community. This gives us our motto. We serve our community in other important ways, too.
From our education-related projects to our highway cleanup work, the Avon Optimist Club offers many ways to help our community be a better place.
The Club meets the 2nd and 4th Tuesday at 6:30 p.m. at Monical's Pizza, located on the south side of US 36 in Avon, Indiana.
...and on the 1st Tuesday at 6:30 p.m. for a Spouses'/Friends/Family Night, location to be announced
...and on the 3rd Tuesday at 6:30 p.m. at varying locations for our Board Meeting
Membership is open to any adult who is interested in improving the Avon-Washington Township community.