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  • November 14ACT bootcamp starts Dec.2 and signups are due by Nov.30

  • November 14No backpacks will be allowed in the serving line of the cafeteria after Thanksgiving break.

  • November 13Legally Blonde auditions are Nov. 27 and Nov. 28. Sign ups are outside of F112

  • November 8Indy Aviation will meet Nov.14, from 3 p.m. to 3.45 p.m. in D215

  • October 24If you plan to ride the late bus please sign up before 8th period

  • October 10Seniors: Check the spelling and accuracy of your name on the counseling window!

IHS “Lets Music Live” With HMS Choir

IHS “Lets Music Live” With HMS Choir

November 8, 2017

Anxiously waiting showtime, Heritage Middle School Choir members prepared for weeks for the concert. The voices blended very well together despite the fact that the two choirs had never performed as o...

Sing a New Song with Indy

Sing a New Song with Indy

September 6, 2017

     “Music is a more potent instrument than any other for education, because rhythm and harmony find their way into the inward places of the soul,” (Plato).   Jamie Hawkins is Indy’s new, quirky, ...

Singing for Superior: The IHS choirs win the MTVA competition

Singing for Superior: The IHS choirs win the MTVA competition

February 22, 2017

Choir not only sang splendidly, but brought home the hardware Wednesday at Middle Tennessee State University.   The IHS choirs went to MTVA Festival, which is the Middle Tennessee Vocal Association...

Indy Winter Drumline Anticipates New Show for the New Season

Callie Rogers, Staff Writer

January 17, 2017

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“Don’t wait. Do something when you’re young, when you have nothing to lose.” These are the opening words of an uplifting, inspiring show about taking chances, following your heart, and seizing every opportunity. This is a show encouraging both performers and viewers alike to feel young at heart and pursue their goals and dreams. This is the show When You’re Young, the Independence Winter Drumline’s program for the ...

Dreaming Of A Musical Christmas

Courtney Washington, Staff Writer

December 7, 2016

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      The IHS Christmas Concert is Dec 13, and you can really feel the excitement in the choir room. Also, at $5 for adults and $3 for all Williamson County students, anyone can feel the excitement and enjoy Christmas music.       This is the second year director Sydney Shadrix has led the Christmas Concert, but for the freshman; it's their first. The concert can seem a little intense when Ms. Shadrix goes ove...

Appreciate The Band: the Music Machine of Indy

Callie Rogers, Staff Writer

December 1, 2016

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As the football team is heading to State and the Indy student body is getting hype for the biggest game of the season, the Indy marching band is preparing for both a game-long performance and their last football game of the year. While the band may only seem like a regular part of football games, they shouldn’t be taken for granted. The band is the musical machine of Indy, and without them, football games just wouldn’t...

MTVA students sing out this week.

Courtney Washington, Staff Writer

November 18, 2016

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MTVA students sing out this week.        The Middle Tennessee Vocal Association allows students from all over Tennessee to come together and audition to join the best singers of Middle Tennessee. Several students from IHS practice really hard to get a spot with the choir and enjoy every moment of it.     Sophia Kimball, a junior at IHS, has tried out for MTVA all three years of being in high school choir...

Music Monday Band Spotlight: Alex Nguyen

Music Monday Band Spotlight: Alex Nguyen

October 31, 2016

Although she has only been here since sophomore year, Alex Nguyen has already grown very close to the Independence Band and loves being a part of it. Alex Nguyen, a junior at Indy, moved here from Santiago...

Choir Student Feature

Choir Student Feature

October 27, 2016

Olivia Hendrix, a junior at IHS, joined the Women’s Choir for the first time this year. As a theater fanatic, Olivia joining the choir was a super sweet surprise. She has been in multiple different theatrica...

Music Monday Band Spotlight: Nic LaPaglia

Music Monday Band Spotlight: Nic LaPaglia

October 24, 2016

For Nic LaPaglia, marching band is one big family that learns and has fun together. Nic LaPaglia, a junior at Indy, joined marching band as an eighth grader. He is the third chair trumpet during his...

Music Monday Band Spotlight: Lanie Siedentop

Music Monday Band Spotlight: Lanie Siedentop

October 17, 2016

Marching band is a place of community and teamwork, an outlet to perform and express creativity and hard work, and a gathering of like-minded individuals who all push towards the same musical goals. For...

Music Monday Band Spotlight: Cassie Perrone

Music Monday Band Spotlight: Cassie Perrone

October 3, 2016

For Cassie Perrone, marching band isn’t just an activity. It’s a getaway, a family gathering, a group of friends, and a beautiful art form. Cassie Perrone, a junior at Indy, joined marching band...

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