Dr. Laird departs: IHS says goodbye to a true trailblazer

By EMMA SHEERAN Dr. Julianne Laird, the orchestra and choir director at IHS, has spent decades in the Indiana Area School District. She has taught at almost every building, led generations of students to success, and cared for every student that passed through her classrooms. Now, she prepares to retire on January 27. It is […]

IATV morning broadcast provides daily information to students

By ELLA BARLEY Every morning at Indiana Area High School, the daily announcements are presented to students, faculty, staff, and administrators through a short daily video called the IHS Webcast. Typically, the information provided in the webcast is the recent news regarding sports, organizations, and upcoming events such as Spirit Week and other seasonal activities. […]

Student perspective on overdue recognition of IHS staff

By KRISTEN KELLY Students at IHS have recently taken notice of school community members that bring a lot of great things to our school and are working to bring some of these individuals to light. So many staff members may not be getting the attention they deserve, from cafeteria staff to custodians, and even to […]

High Arrow Staff Spotlight: Addison McAfee 

By LIZZIE OLSEN This year The High Arrow Staff has gained several talented new journalists. Addison McAfee, a freshman here at IHS, has been producing articles for The High Arrow throughout this year. She has been working hard to get her name out there, so let’s shine some light on this first-year reporter. Addison has […]

High Arrow Staff Spotlight: Caroline Porter

By SKY STEVENS Senior Caroline Porter is a first-year reporter in the High Arrow. She has previous experience though having been a reporter for the junior high Crimson Arrow for two years previously. So far, Porter has worked very hard on all of the articles she has gotten out. Porter finds the aspect of learning […]

Swimming into the season

By SYDNEY ANDERSON Swimming and Diving are back at IHS for the winter season. Meets for the team take place mostly on Thursdays,  with occasional meets on Tuesdays or Fridays. Coming to home meets is a great way to support the IHS swim team. Practices take place Monday through Saturday when there aren’t meets. Swim […]

IHS Variety Show raises funds for Teddy Bear Fund Drive

By ELLA MOSCO This year the IHS Variety Show was back for the first time since 2019. The show was held on December 21, 2022. Tickets were sold outside the cafeteria for all lunches and were two dollars. On Friday, December 9, students were able to audition for the show. Variety Show coordinator Mrs. Pangonis […]

High Arrow Staff Spotlight: Christian Brown

By MICHAEL JADZAK Christian Brown is a senior and first-year reporter for the High Arrow, he joined Journalism because it was recommended by his friends. He is a member of the IHS tennis team and has so far enjoyed writing articles this year. He has been a stand-out student in Journalism this year, being a […]

High Arrow Staff Spotlight: Sydney Anderson

By ELIA DEITZ Sydney Anderson is a freshman and first-year member of The High Arrow staff. She enjoys using her own creative style to inform IHS teachers, students, and associates. She mainly focuses on highlighting current events and school sports. In her first year of being a reporter in newspaper journalism, she has developed many […]

Teddy Bear Fund Drive activities are back at IHS

By GABI ISENBERG Many of Indiana High School’s clubs and associations are once again raising money for the annual Teddy Bear Fund Drive. The Teddy Bear Fund Drive is a tradition in Indiana that benefits pediatric care units in the area. Organizations and businesses all across the county raise money to donate to the cause. […]