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  • April 10No prom tickets will be sold after April 18.

  • April 10Charging in the cafeteria will stop on May 1.

  • April 10Baseball plays at 6:30 P.M. at home April 10.

  • April 10Caps and gowns will be handed out April 23.

  • April 10Yearbooks can still be purchased for $100 in B118.

  • March 21Deadline to apply to the Sara Lynn Murphy Memorial Scholarship is April 15

  • March 21Lost and found will be donated March 23

  • March 9Prom tickets will be for sale one March 21 for $35

  • January 10Seniors: Check the board next to the counseling office for scholarship opportunities.

  • December 4Senior yard signs will be on sale for $20 until April 6.

College is Coming Faster Than you Think

College is Coming Faster Than you Think

February 2, 2018

As the end of the school year approaches, seniors begin picking where they want the next chapter of their lives to start. Although senior Caitlyn Hintz has been accepted into the nursing programs at...

Volunteerism Diploma Offers Seniors a Distinctive Recognition

Baylee Kalb, Staff Writer

February 2, 2018

Filed under College Corner

With only four short months left in this last semester, seniors are working hard to get their best grades for their last transcript update. At graduation time, different diplomas are given to seniors based on all of their honors and AP classes they have taken throughout the past four years. Yellow forms labeled Diploma Documentation are in the counseling center. Seniors must check the appropriate diploma based on the given...

2018 Brings New Scholarships

2018 Brings New Scholarships

January 24, 2018

Happy New Year, Independence! It's finally 2018, and it's the year of the beginning of our lives. With just one short semester left, we will soon be going off to college and creating lives for ourselves....

College Money is On the Line: Seek it Out

College Money is On the Line: Seek it Out

November 30, 2017

The leaves are fallen, the weather is colder, and the scholarships are piling up as November comes to an end. Most, if not all, seniors have been applying for scholarships left and right. This week,...

Heather Fitzhugh Offers a Behind-the-Scenes look at Guidance

Heather Fitzhugh Offers a Behind-the-Scenes look at Guidance

November 17, 2017

As the days go by in our senior year, we become more familiar with our counselors as we apply for colleges and plan our futures. Our school counselors handle everything from school ACTs to scholarships...

College Costs Skyrocket, Making Scholarships Essential

College Costs Skyrocket, Making Scholarships Essential

November 10, 2017

We're officially two weeks away from pigging out at Thanksgiving! But until then, seniors will be getting emails left and right about acceptance and scholarships. Starting now, the process for college...

How To: Find the Perfect Roommate

How To: Find the Perfect Roommate

November 9, 2017

College is fast approaching for the 2018 seniors, and a big part of this transition is moving out and finding a roommate. The roommate process is a big deal, as this will be the person you will live with...

Looking at Journalism in Action

Amelia Scott, Editor

November 6, 2017

Filed under College Corner

For my job shadow project, I shadowed Elaine Smith at Lipscomb Academy where she works in the media department. I am currently taking journalism here at Indy, and I even edit the paper so this is definitely a job I can see myself doing. At Lipscomb they have all types of media platforms from radio to an online newspaper, which is where Elaine focuses. It was so cool to see a real newsroom and experience the free form of wha...

Universal Day brings Law and Order

Universal Day brings Law and Order

November 3, 2017

On Universal Day, I shadowed at the Tennessee Bureau of Investigation. I want to be a forensic scientist/analysis after college, and this experience opened up my eyes. The agent showed me around and...

Indy Seniors Prepare to Leave the Nest

Indy Seniors Prepare to Leave the Nest

November 3, 2017

Class of 2018 impatiently awaits the highlight of our high school careers, graduation. The end of these four years brings new beginnings. Seniors are receiving acceptance letters and are now planning for...

Life Changing: A Trip to The Tennessean

Life Changing: A Trip to The Tennessean

November 3, 2017

For Universal Day this year, I drove up to Nashville to visit the Tennessean and job shadowed Tom Kreager, the Head High School Sports Coordinator for the state. I was a little nervous when I arrived...

Decking the Halls in Style

Kinsey McCarthy, Staff Writer

October 31, 2017

Filed under College Corner

Although college dorms are not relevant to Indy seniors as of now, pretty soon they will be. Whether a student is going to join the Chattanooga Mocs or Tennessee Vols, dorm rooms can always use some decor to add some appeal. IndyNow talked to some Williamson County alumni that have made their dorms reflect who they are, as opposed to their original drab nature. Here are some helpful tips on how freshman can decorate their...

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