Awards

Media Arts students continually strive to produce the best work, and have been recognized for their efforts at national and regional levels. This is a partial list of awards and recognitions garnered by our students.

NATIONAL AWARDS

2016

Fall National High School Journalism Convention (JEA/NSPA) in Indianapolis

National Scholastic Press Association

1st Place Best of Show

1st Place, Broadcast News Story of the Year

7th Place, Broadcast Sports Story of the Year

Journalism Education Association

Broadcast News Package: Superior

Videography: Excellent

Spring National High School Journalism Convention (JEA/NSPA) in Los Angeles

National Scholastic Press Association

1st Place Best of Show, National High School Journalism Convention in Los Angeles

Journalism Education Association 

Videography: Superior

PSA: Superior

News Package: Honorable Mention

2015

National Scholastic Press Association

Broadcast Pacemaker

Fall National High School Journalism Convention (JEA/NSPA) in Orlando, Florida

Broadcast Package: Superior

Editing: Superior

On-Air Reporter: Excellent

Social Media Reporting: Excellent

Videography: Honorable Mention

2014

National Scholastic Press Association

Broadcast Pacemaker Finalist

Broadcast News Story of the Year Finalist

Broadcast Feature Story of the Year Finalist

Broadcast Sports Story of the Year Finalist

2013

National Scholastic Press Association

Broadcast Pacemaker

Online Pacemaker

Broadcast News Story of the Year: Second Place

Broadcast Sports Story of the Year: Second Place, Honorable Mention

 

Academy of Scholastic Broadcasting

Story of the Year

 

Fall National High School Journalism Convention (JEA/NSPA) in Boston

Broadcast News Story (carry-in): Superior

Broadcast Sports Story (carry-in): Superior

Broadcast Feature Story (carry-in): Superior

On-Air Reporter: Honorable Mention

Broadcast Newswriting: Honorable Mention

Broadcast Package: Excellent

Videography: Excellent

Broadcast Commentary: Superior

 

2012

National Scholastic Press Association

Broadcast Pacemaker: Finalist

Broadcast News Story: Finalist

Broadcast News Story: Honorable Mention

Broadcast Sports Story: Honorable Mention

Student Television Network Spring Nationals

School News Story:  Honorable Mention

Sports Feature Story:  Honorable Mention

 

Fall National High School Journalism Convention (JEA/NSPA) in San Antonio

Broadcast Package: Superior

In-Camera Feature: Superior

Videography: Honorable Mention

Broadcast News Story (carry-in): Honorable mention

Broadcast Sports Story (carry-in): Superior

 

2011

NSPA/JEA National Convention in Minneapolis

Broadcast Pacemaker: Finalist

Broadcast News Story: Honorable Mention (2 entries)

Broadcast Feature Story: First Place

Best of Show: 4th Runner-up

Broadcast News Story (carry-in):  Excellent

Broadcast Feature Story (carry-in): Honorable Mention

Broadcast Sports Story (carry-in): Honorable Mention

On-Air Reporter: Honorable Mention

In-Camera Feature: Honorable Mention

Broadcast Package: Superior

Broadcast Commentary: Excellent

 

Student Television Network

Spring Nationals

News Story: First Place

Sports Feature: Honorable Mention

2010-11

NSPA/JEA National Convention in Kansas City

Broadcast Pacemaker: Finalist

Broadcast News Story (carry-in):

Superior

Broadcast Sports Story (carry-in):

Honorable Mention

In-Camera Feature (on-site):

Excellent

On-Air Reporter (on-site):

Excellent

Videography (on-site):

Excellent

Broadcast Package (on-site):

Honorable Mention

2009-2010

NSPA/JEA National Convention in Washington D.C.

Broadcast Sports Story (carry-in): Superior

PSA (carry-in): Excellent

Broadcast News Story (carry-in): Honorable Mention

Broadcast Package (on-site): Honorable Mention

On-Air Reporter (on-site): Honorable Mention

In-camera Feature (on-site): Honorable Mention

Broadcast Feature Story of the Year: Honorable Mention

 

2008-2009

National Scholastic Press Association

Broadcast Story of the Year

News Story:  Honorable Mention

Feature Story:  Honorable Mention

 

NSPA/JEA National Convention in St. Louis

News Package: Honorable Mention

In-Camera Feature: Superior

 

2008

NSPA/JEA National Convention in Anaheim

Best of Show

Broadcast Package: Superior

Video Feature: Superior

On-Air Reporter: Superior

Broadcast Newswriting: Excellent

In-Camera Feature: Honorable Mention

Videography: Honorable Mention

 

Student Television Network

Excellence Honor Roll

Spring Nationals (Weekly or Daily Live Show):  1st Place

 

2006-2007

National Scholastic Press Association

Broadcast Pacemaker Honorable Mention

 

Student Television Network

Daily Show:  3rd Place

Daily Show: Honorable Mention

Documentary:  3rd Place

Feature Story:  2nd Place

Sports Feature:

Honorable Mention

 

2003

National Scholastic Press Association

Broadcast Sports Story:  3rd Place

 

SCREENINGS

Student work has been selected for screening at the following outlets:

MTV

Los Angeles Film Festival

Silverlake Film Festival

Hermosa Beach Film Fest

Harvard-Westlake Film Fest

South Bay Student Video Festival