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CRIMSON NEWSMAGAZINE Student Journalism at Paso Robles HS crimsonnewsmagazine.org

801 Niblick Rd. Paso Robles, CA 93465 | (805) 434-8967 | jmount@pasoschools.org

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE April 9, 2017

 

Paso Robles High School’s Crimson Newsmagazine has been

named FIRST PLACE Best of Show WEBSITE and THIRD

PLACE Best of Show in TABLOID NEWSPAPER at the

Spring 2017 NSPA National High School Journalism Convention

in Seattle.

Seventeen PRHS journalism students and teacher John Rucker

attended the Seattle event April 6-9, 2017, which offers

competitions, learning sessions, and vision-setting for the top

HS programs in the nation. Over 5000 students attend from

approximately 400 high schools across the U.S.

PRHS Journalism has placed 13 times at National Best of

Shows since 2009. Earlier this year, 22 PRHS students

attended the Fall National HS Journalism Convention in

Indianapolis, where it placed 7th in Website and 8th in Tabloid

Newspaper. The program has earned six consecutive NSPA All

American rankings.

URL: http://www.crimsonnewsmagazine.org/

Crimson newspaper issues: https://issuu.com/crimsonchronicle

Crimson posts links to stories regularly to its Facebook page at www.facebook.com/Crimsonnewsmagazine

PRHS Seniors Sadie Mae Mace and Lauren Wassam and junior

Valeria Cisneros serve as co-editors in chief.

Teachers Jeff Mount and John Rucker advise Crimson

journalism across online, print, and video platforms in a

90-student multiple class convergence program aligned with

Careers in Technical Education.

The National Scholastic Press Association and the Journalism

Education Association are non-profit education organizations

striving to educate and recognize the work of student

journalists, improve the quality of student media, and foster

careers in the field.

Official Results:

Best of Show: http://studentpress.org/nspa/seattle-best-of-show-winners-announced/




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