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AISW Teacher of the Year, Katie Sexton
Katie Sexton

Congratulations Katie Sexton, Avon Intermediate West's 2023 Teacher of the Year! 

Support staff of the year
Amber Klein

Congratulations to Amber Klein, Avon Intermediate School West's 2023 Support Staff of the Year!

AISW Track Club
AISW Track Club 2023

2023 Track Club Season ended with a successful track meet. Thank you to Mr. Hally, Mrs. Emrich & Mrs. Porep for leadin our students.

Math Bowl Champions
AISW 6th grade Math Bowl earns 1st Place!

Math Bowl Champions & 7th Place in the state of Indiana

Unified Sports
Unified Sports Track & Field Day

Unified Sports Track & Field day was a huge success with partner schools River Birch & AIS East.

AIS West Staff
AISW Staff 2022: Better Together

All AIS West Staff continue to work hard this school year to ensure all students at West are learning and safe each day! We are proud of every student at AISW. We are thankful for the families and community of Avon Schools for their continued support of the important work we do each day to grow our students. 

Thank you Avon Education Foundation!

Thank you AEF for making this trip to Morning Dove Therapeutic Riding possible for our AIS West STRIVE students. 

RISE: Empowering Girls through Reading
RISE: Empowering Girls Through Reading

Thank you Katherine Langford for leading the young ladies at AIS West in RISE for the past four years. 

SOAR Ambassadors Serve Others

Soar Ambassadors serve others by volunteering at the MLM Food Pantry. 

Cinco De Mayo
Celebrating Cinco De Mayo at AISW!

AISW students made decorations, invitations, and a taco lunch for staff. A hard working group of students. 

5th grade is SOARING

PBIS Convocation as we refresh and set the tone for a great 2nd semester of positive behavior! 

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Young Scientists at Work

Comparing mass & volume of liquids and solids

art class with Ms. Wolf
Exploring the many forms of Art with Mrs. Wolf

Art can take many forms, shapes, and functions. Our AISW students are eager to share their creative talents each day in the West art studio. 

Random Acts of Kindness
Spreading Kindness all over Avon

AISW had one Mission: Spread Kindness all over Avon! 

AISW Rocked our School!

Bringing learning to life for each student at AISW. 

teamwork and friendships

6th grade Dodgeball Fun! Teamwork in action in the classroom and afterschool. Our sixth graders have built strong friendships in the classroom through learning and in fun activities after school, such as dodgeball.

Powering Up Against Bullies
Powering Up Against Bullies

AISW Superheroes are powering up against bullies today and every day! 

making Lemonade Parker
Making a Difference

AISW student, Parker Henderson, used his earnings from his lemonade stand to make a difference for the MLM Food Pantry. 

ISSMA Solo & Ensemble 2023

AISW 6th grade Band & Orchestra made AVON proud at ISSMA. 

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A beautiful day for play!

Mrs. Firkins' class is enjoying this beautiful day in May with one another at recess. 


amber walters

I'm Amber Walters, the proud Principal of Avon Intermediate School West.

It is our responsibility to provide our nearly 800 students opportunities to grow and learn while keeping them engaged, challenged and supported. Our students are gifts with limitless potential.  Through the inclusive efforts of our school community, we can help them to develop their own unique skills and talents and prepare them for continued success far beyond their early adolescent years.

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Life at West

There's always so much going on at AIS West. Visit our Life at West page to see photos.

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New to the area and interested in enrolling your child at AIS West? Visit the district's enrollment page.

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School Start/End Times

Our new school hours for students are 7:30 am - 2:15 pm. New office hours are 7:00 am - 3:00 pm. 

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Media Center

Visit the AIS West Media Center and learn about the wonderful resources it provides for our students.

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Meet the counseling team and learn what they're doing to help every student succeed.

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Counselor supporting students

COVID-19 Info & Reporting

Learn more about what we're doing to keep students and staff safe and healthy and report positive cases.

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What's happening at West?

News & Updates

There are so many great things going on at West. A few highlights are below. But, don't just take our word for it. Come in and see for yourself.

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Bus Driver appreciation

Thank you to bus driver 139 for helping to support our kids when faced with bullying. It would be easy to ignore it, but you have supported him and addressed it. Avon bus drivers are the best! 

- Rachael Clark, parent 

6th grade parent quote

I have been so impressed with the Avon Intermediate West teachers.  My daughter has been quarantined and Ms. America has gone above and beyond to make sure she has stayed up to date on class work and understands the material.  I am so grateful for outstanding teachers like Ms. America. -Katy Towles, proud parent

5th grade parent quote
We know these are unusual times and have been very difficult.  Mrs. Jones, Mr. Arthur, and Mrs. Teipen are doing an incredible job. Thank you!  
- Josh & Samantha Ahlgrim, Parents
Best Buddies JP
I really enjoy working with my Best Buddy. He looks out for me without asking. He is hilarious and always makes me laugh. He's a good friend!
-Preston, student 
Amber Walters Testimonial

We are dedicated to providing a developmentally responsive education to our intermediate students. It is our job to provide our nearly 650 students opportunities to grow and learn while keeping them engaged, challenged and supported. Amber Walters, Principal