School News

Ava Middle School Football Bears Host Willow Springs

The Ava Middle School Bears hosted the Willow Springs Bears for 7th and 8th grade football games on Thursday, Sept. 29. Ava won the 7th...

Middle School Lady Bears See Volleyball Action

The Ava Middle School Lady Bears traveled to Mtn. Home, Ark., on Monday, Sept. 26, for volleyball action. The 7th grade team lost to...

Softball Lady Bears End Regular Season With Loss To Parkview

The Ava Lady Bears ended the regular softball schedule on Tuesday with a 6-1 loss to Parkview in Springfield. District tournament action was scheduled to...

Ava Involves Younger Runners In Cross Country Meet at Mtn. Grove

Ava was well represented with younger runners on Tuesday, Sept. 27, at the Mountain Grove Open meet.   The 5th, 6th, 7th, 8th and junior...

District Softball Tournament Here This Week

Ava will be hosting the Class 2, District 1 softball tournament this week. Play was scheduled to begin on Wednesday afternoon despite overnight rain...

Ava Beats Thayer 34-19 To Spoil Bobcats’ Homecoming

The Ava Bears took advantage of key Thayer turnovers last Friday night to take a 34-19 SCA win from the Bobcats at their homecoming. Both...

Ava High School Renaissance Rewards Academics, Attendance

The 2016 Fall Renaissance Assembly was held at Ava High School Tuesday afternoon, Oct. 4, to recognize students in a number of areas, including...

‘Walk To School’ Proclamation Issued

Ava's Walk To School Day scheduled for Wednesday morning was postponed due to rain and will be held next Tuesday, Oct. 11. Locations where students...

Skyline R-2 Board Evaluates Programs; Approves Policies

The Skyline R-2 School Board met in regular session on Wednesday, Sept. 21, with all seven members present. The consent agenda items consisting of...

Bears Pound Houston For 70-22 Homecoming Victory

Ava's Caleb Johnson returned the opening kickoff 86 yards for a touchdown here last Friday night to set the tone of the game. Fifteen seconds...
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Ava Lady Bears Blast Chadwick Cardinals, ahead 30 at the Buzzer

By Jason Hoekema The Ava Lady Bears seem to have shaken off the season-start jitters after placing third in last week’s tournament. Monday, the Lady...

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