2022 California Journalism Awards - Print Division

Coverage of Youth and Education ( Weeklies: 4,301 - 11,000) Back

  • Place Name: First Place
    Contestant Name: San Fernando Valley Sun
    Entry Title: “We Are America” — San Fernando Students Are Voices of the Nation’s Future
    Entry Credit: Diana Martinez
    Judge Comment: Class bringing the involvement of students, families, community to appreciate and learn local traditions.
  • Place Name: Second Place
    Contestant Name: San Fernando Valley Sun
    Entry Title: San Fernando High School Teachers and Students Create Community For Day of the Dead
    Entry Credit: Diana Martinez, Gabriel Arizon
    Judge Comment: Campus police having guns, debated how good is that? Does it deter, probably.
  • Place Name: Third Place
    Contestant Name: Moorpark Acorn
    Entry Title: "We are all doing the best we can""
    Entry Credit: Makena Huey
    Judge Comment: "Doing the best we can", insightful in how volunteers make the difference.
  • Competition Comment: All entries had significant topics. All reporters can be proud of the work they did.