A little over a month ago I decided I was going to help my old high school out and redesign their website. I had done their website about three years ago and it was certainly beginning to show its age. So I offered to do the work pro bono as a sort of alumni gift to them.
I quickly realized that the seal I had designed last time around was not going to work for my desire to give them a mobile-first responsive design so I tacked on a logo redesign for them. With AVCS being a Christian school and their mascot being the "Warrior" I needed to balance simplicity in design while maintaining imagery that communicated some central themes.
So I moved from a detailed seal with a sword to a shield and cross logo that I feel works really well. It scales pretty decently and looks, at the