The official student news site of Athens Drive High School

ATHENS ORACLE

Make a Wish

Jonah Weston, Online Sports Reporter

November 16, 2015

Filed under Inside & Out

In August of 2013, x-rays came back positive for Hodgkin's Lymphoma in Coby Weston’s lungs. This diagnosis led to the trending title of “Coby Strong,” created by his peers at Athens Drive. Coby’s battle with cancer beg...

Hyphy and Step Team combine

Savannah Allred, Photographer

November 6, 2015

Filed under Inside & Out

Hyphy and Step Team combine practice schedules as they prepare for the Athens Drive 2015-2016 basketball season, which begins Nov. 18 and ends Feb. 12. Hyphy and Step Team perform during halftime each game. “We perform at women's ...

American Horror Story returns for season five “Hotel”

Dae'Quan Horton, Staff Writer

November 4, 2015

Filed under Inside & Out

“American Horror Story” is back. Continuing to grow in popularity, the FX horror series has been renewed for its fifth season, subtitled "Hotel." American Horror Story received an 87% rating from Rotten Tomatoes for its fourth s...

The Month Of Melodies: Chorus Students Initiate The New School Year With Fall Concert

Blessing Aghimien, Current Events Reporter

October 31, 2015

Filed under Inside & Out

Every year, the month of October in room 2228 brings together new people, different music genres, and a harmonic union of students in song. On Thursday, Oct. 22., the Athens Drive Chorus gathered in the auditorium along w...

Macy’s Thanksgiving Day Parade

Raven Barton, Features Copy Editor

October 30, 2015

Filed under Inside & Out

For 89 years, the Macy’s Thanksgiving Day Parade has been known to kick off the holiday season. More than 3.5 million people travel from all over the world to see the parade in the streets of New York City, and over 50 million...

Canterbury Tales Arrives at Athens Drive

Breana McDougal, Secretary

October 28, 2015

Filed under Inside & Out

As the leaves begins to fall and the season changes, Athens Drive High School theatre department prepares to put on its first play of the year, “The Canterbury Tales,” Nov. 19 through 21. The play follows the journey of a...

Athens Drive ASL Club

Breana McDougal, Secretary

October 16, 2015

Filed under Inside & Out

American Sign Language (ASL) club started at Athens Drive Friday Sept. 11, led by Senior Chloe DeRosa and advised by Kelly Hodgins, special education teacher. By joining the American Sign Language (ASL) Club, students can expect...

“Baby Jags” pre-K program remains intact after last year’s low enrollment issue

Dae'Quan Horton, Staff Writer

October 8, 2015

Filed under Inside & Out

It has been 37 years since the opening of Athens Drive High School, and with it, the birth of its Child Development Center. The preschool was a new idea for a community based school that could introduce students to the child developm...

Athens Drive welcomes new theater teacher

Dae'Quan Horton, Staff Writer

October 8, 2015

Filed under Inside & Out

Ashlynn Hayes arrived at Athens Drive for the 2015-16 school year as the new theater teacher. Hayes comes from a long line of educators, so when her husband got a job in Apex, she left her Greensboro home, eager to find a job in e...

St. Patricks Day

Melissa Mitchell, Computer Expert

May 29, 2015

Filed under Inside & Out

People all over the world celebrate Irish culture March 17, St. Patrick’s day. Each year, people look forward to many festivals and parades honoring the Irish heritage.  St. Patricks day started as a religious holiday held...

The official student news site of Athens Drive High School
Inside & Out