Avon Schools to Launch Tip Line After Scare

AVON – Following a minor incident on social media that rippled into a wave of fear and rumors at Avon Central Schools, the District announced to families that it plans to establish a tip line to alert administrators of suspicious or alarming online activity. An email that Avon Superintendent Aaron Johnson sent to families on Jan. 19 is as follows: Good evening, This is your school superintendent, Aaron Johnson. As you may be aware, a … [Read more...]

Avon School’s Online Survey Asks for Public Input on Budget

AVON – An online survey asks for the public's ideas about the proposed 2017-2018 school budget. According to Avon Central Schools, the link will be accessible on their website here by the end of the day Wednesday. "The Avon Central School District is in the process of developing the 2017 2018 school budget and we welcome, appreciate, and value your input," said Avon Central Schools in the release. "The Board would like to extend an … [Read more...]

Avon Town, Village and School Agree to Split $75K to Keep Village Police SRO

AVON – Avon Central Schools, the Village of Avon, and the Town of Avon have agreed to split the costs of keeping Avon Police Officer Matthew McFadden as a School Resource Officer (SRO). On Aug. 25, the entities agreed to take on parts of the annual salary for an SRO. The Town and school will each contribute about $13,3000 for a total of $26,600 and the Village agreed to contribute about $48,300. "We will have to take on a cost but we think … [Read more...]