Student Publications traveled to Indianapolis to attend JEA/NSPA’s National Journalism Convention. Over 5,000 students attended.
Gina Mathew and Kali Poenitske won 2nd Place in the National Scholastic Press Association’s News Story of the Year: Life after February 28. There were 922 entries in this contest.
Alivia Benedict won 1st place in the National Scholastic Press Association’s Editorial Cartoon of the Year. Her drawing was a student Snapchatting a photo that depicted the student injured from distracted driving.
Maddy Emerson – Superior in Portrait Photo
Myla Turner – Superior in Themed Photo
Aspin Durbin – Excellent in Photo Portfolio
Grace Palmer – Excellent in Newsmag Layout
Harleigh Drake – Honorable Mention in Yearbook Student Life Copy/Captions
Kaitlyn Kidd – Honorable Mention in Sports Feature Photography
Kali Poenitske – Honorable Mention in Feature Writing
Patrick Sullivan – Honorable Mention in Commentary Writing
The Purple & White Yearbook won 8th place for NSPA’s Best of Show: Yearbook 232 pages or less
The Booster Redux won 7th place for NSPA’s Best of Show: Newspaper Special Issue
The Booster Redux won 8th place for NSPA’s Best of Show: Newspaper Broadsheet