ATHENS ORACLE

Seniors struggle to attain exam exemptions

Julia Kocsis, Assistant Editor

November 7, 2017

Athens Drive Magnet High School is one of the many public schools in Wake County that supports a senior exemption policy on exams. This exemption applies only to teacher-made exams and does not apply to state exams. Still, it ha...

Athens Drive Band

Savannah Allred, News Editor

January 4, 2017

     The Athens Drive Marching Band set a record in 2016 by taking Grand Champion in three of five competitions. The Athens Drive band won second place in a competition Oct. 29 2016 out of 27 schools.      “It is ...

Athens Drive Football

David Parker, Copy editor

November 12, 2015

By David Parker Athens Drive football season is coming to an end but at this point their record is 0-9 and is looking to finish off the season strong.  The Jaguars have had to push through a lot of adversity throughout the c...

Macy’s Thanksgiving Day Parade

Raven Barton, Features Copy Editor

October 30, 2015

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...

Athens men’s tennis welcomes in promising new coach

Andreas Combos, Sports Editor

June 2, 2015

Tiffany Johnson, Athens Drive English Teacher, has stepped in to be the new head coach for the 2015 men’s tennis team. With Gene Thomas resigning after 13 years of  coaching the men’s and women’s teams, it has been a while...

Students at Athens Drive dressed up for blue and orange day.

Spirit Week

May 5, 2015

Gradman worth what it stands for

Natalie Van Genderen, Editor-in-Chief

April 1, 2015

Thirteen senior boys, three months of practice and one ridiculous show. Gradman has been a tradition at Athens Drive for now 18 years, and I consider myself lucky to have seen two shows and have been a part of one. Describing...