Columbia Scholastic Press Association

CSPA is an international student press association, founded in 1925, whose goal is to unite student journalists and faculty advisers at schools and colleges through educational conferences, idea exchanges, textbooks, critiques and award programs.

2018 - Awards For Student Work Crown Awards - Scholastic Recipients

CSPA Selects Crown Award Finalists for 2018

For magazines, fifty-nine print magazines and 28 hybrid magazines were chosen as Finalists for the CSPA Crown Awards. For News, fifty print newspapers and sixty-two hybrid newspapers were chosen as Finalists for the CSPA Crown Awards. For digital publications, nineteen were chosen as Finalists for the CSPA Crown Awards. And fifty-nine print yearbooks and eight hybrid yearbooks were chosen as Finalists for CSPA Crown Awards.

These publications were published during the 2016-17 academic year. These awards will be presented in March 2018 at ceremonies in New York City.  

Middle School General Magazine
The Spectrum, Harvard-Westlake Middle  School, Studio City, CA.

Middle School Literary, Literary/Arts Magazine
7BLit, Seven Bridges Middle School, Chappaqua, NY;
Amulet, Wakefield School, The Plains, VA;
Mindprints, Jackson Preparatory School Junior High, School, Flowood, MS;
Mini Marque, St. Mark’s School of Texas, Dallas, TX;
Orient Express, Brunswick Middle School, Greenwich, CT;
Out of Uniform, Nightingale-Bamford School, New York City, NY.

High School General Magazine
Big Red, Harvard-Westlake School, Studio City, CA;
Crimson & Gold, Holy Innocents’ Episcopal School, Atlanta, GA;
Crossfire, Crossroads School for The Arts & Sciences, Santa Monica, CA;
Earthquake, Germantown Friends School, Philadelphia, PA;
Geneva Quarterly, Geneva School of Boerne, Boerne, TX;
H Magazine, Horizon High School, Scottsdale, AZ;
Incentives, SAR High School, Riverdale, NY;
Mathesis, Francis Lewis High School, Flushing, NY;
Scout, Overland High School, Aurora, CO;
The Chariot, Johns Creek High School, Johns Creek, GA;
The Scientific Marksman, St. Mark’s School of Texas, Dallas, TX;
The View, Castle View High School, Castle Rock , CO;
Titan Times, Antelope High School, Antelope, CA
Wingspan, West Henderson High School, Hendersonville, NC.

High School Literary, Literary/Arts Magazines
Babel, Brunswich School, Greenwich, CT;
Calliope, St. Agnes Academy, Memphis, TN;
Changing Perspectives: Odyssey, Delaware Valley Regional High School, Frenchtown, NJ;
Connotations, Fayetteville High School, Fayetteville, AR;
Daedalus, Greenwich Academy, Greenwich, CT;
Delphi, Salem High School, Salem, VA;
Earthwinds, Jackson Preparatory School, Jackson, MS;
Elysium, Coral Reef Senior High School, Miami, FL;
Fine Lines, Richard Montgomery High School, Bethesda, MD;
Gallimaufry, Cranbrook Kingswood Upper School, Bloomfield Hills, MI;
H.E.L.M., The Harker School, San Jose, CA;
Itinerary, The Episcopal School of Dallas, Dallas, TX;
Literati, Our Lady of Lourdes Academy, Miami, FL;
Maret Literary and Visual Arts, Maret School, Washington, DC;
Montage, Greenhill School, Addison, TX;
Opus, Oakton High School, Vienna, VA;
Parallax, Ramaz Upper School, New York, NY;
Philomel, The Nightingale-Bamford School, New York City, NY;
Portraits in Ink, Durham School of the Arts, Durham, NC;
Reflections, The Berkeley Carroll School, Brooklyn, NY;
Riverbend Review, Benjamin Franklin High School, New Orleans, LA;
Roars and Whispers, Providence High School, Charlotte, NC;
Seeds, Alexander W. Dreyfoos School of the Arts, West Palm Beach, FL
Silent Voices, Woodward Academy, College Park, GA;
Spectator Magazine, Walter Johnson High School, Bethesda, MD;
The Marque, St. Mark’s School of Texas, Dallas, TX;
The Phoenix, Townsend Harris High School, Flushing, NY;
The Rambler, Sierra Canyon School, Chatsworth, CA;
The Talon, Woodberry Forest School, Woodberry Forest, VA;
Vibrato, The Hockaday School, Dallas, TX;

High School Hybrid General Magazines
C Magazine/https://cmagazine.org, Palo Alto High School, Palo Alto, CA;
Grant Magazine/grantmagazine.com, Grant High School, Portland, OR;
Hilite / hilite.org, Carmel High School, Carmel, IN;
Nexus / nexussouthernermag.com, Henry W. Grady High School, Atlanta, GA;
Odyssey / odysseynewsmagazine.net, Clarke Central High School, Athens, GA;
Panther Prints / peshprints.com, Plano East Senior High School, Plano, TX;
The Epic / smwest.com (The Voyager), Shawnee Mission West, Overland Park, KS;
The Fourth Estate / thefourthestate.net, Laguna Blanca School, Santa Barbara, CA;
The Panther / thepalmettopanther.com, Miami Palmetto Senior High School, Miami, FL;
The Tam News / thetamnews.org, Tamalpais High School, Mill Valley, CA;
The Voice / huntleyvoice.com, Huntley High School, Huntley, IL;
The Featherduster / westlakefeatherduster.com, Westlake High School, Austin, TX;
Tom Tom / sequoitmedia.com, Antioch Community High School, Antioch, IL
Viking / vikingsportsmag.com, Palo Alto High School, Palo Alto, CA.

High School Hybrid Literary, Literary/Arts Magazines
Glyphs, Madison High School, Madison, NJ;
One Blue Wall, duPont Manual High School, Louisville, KY;
Scroll and Scrolling, Holton Arms School, Bethesda, MD;
Sequel, Dulaney High School, Timonium, MD.

Middle School News
The Daytime, F.A. Day Middle School, Newton, MA;
Ursus, Bedford Middle School, Westport, CT.

Middle School Hybrid News
Digit | digit.press, Gorzycki Middle School, Austin, TX.

High School News
Arrow, Utica High School, Utica, MI;
Crier, Munster High School, Munster, IN;
CS Press, Cactus Shadows High School, Cave Creek, AZ;
Eagle Edition, Episcopal School of Dallas, Dallas, TX;
Feedback, Jakarta International School, Jakarta;
High Tide, Redondo Union High School, Torrance, CA;
Inklings, Crown Point High School, Crown Point, IN;
Limelight, Chapin School, New York, NY;
Prowler, Stony Point High School, Round Rock, TX;
Rank & File, George C. Marshall High School, Falls Church, VA;
Silver Chips, Montgomery Blair High School, Silver Spring, MD;
Stampede, Burges HS, El Paso, TX;
The Arrowhead, Souderton Area High School, Souderton, PA;
The Beacon, MAST Academy, Miami, FL;
The Bear Facts, St. Joseph Catholic School, Madison, MS;
The Cavalier, Richland Northeast High School, Columbia, SC;
The Chronicle, Tom C. Clark High School, San Antonio, TX;
The Crane-Clarion, Cranbrook Kingswood Upper School, Bloomfield Hills, MI;
The Day Times, Detroit Country Day School, Beverly Hills, MI;
The Edge, Pleasant Grove High School, Texarkana, TX;
The Falcon, The Kinkaid School, Houston, TX;
The Globe, Clayton High School, Clayton, MO;
The Griffin, Dulaney High School, Timonium, MD;
The Hatchet, Washington High School, Fremont, CA;
The Hawk, Hendrickson High School, Pflugerville, TX;
The Highlander, McLean High School, McLean, VA;
The Inkblot, Communications High School, Wall, NJ;
The Lone Star Dispatch, James Bowie High School, Austin, TX;
The Marquee, Marcus High School, Flower Mound, TX;
The Messenger, Northview High School, Johns Creek, GA;
The Northwest Passage, Shawnee Mission Northwest High School, Shawnee, KS;
The Patriot, Shawnee Mission South High School, Overland Park, KS;
The Pen, Palos Verdes Peninsula High School, Rolling Hills Estates, CA;
The Pride, Winston Churchill High School, San Antonio, TX;
The Purple Tide, Chantilly High School, Chantilly, VA;
The ReMarker, St. Mark’s School of Texas, Dallas, TX;
The Rock, Rock Bridge High School, Columbia, MO;
The Saratoga Falcon, Saratoga High School, Saratoga, CA;
The Southern Eagle, South Hunterdon Regional High School, Lambertville, NJ;
The Standard, Sierra Canyon School, Chatsworth, CA;
The Sting, Sedona Red Rock High School, Sedona, AZ;
The Student Voice, The Buckley School, Sherman Oaks, CA;
The Talon, John Paul Stevens High School, San Antonio, TX;
The Vanguard, Buckingham Browne & Nichols, Cambridge, MA;
The Winged Post, The Harker School, San Jose, CA
The Wooster Blade, Wooster High School, Wooster, OH;
U-High Midway, University of Chicago Laboratory Schools, Chicago, IL.

High School Hybrid News
Berkeley High Jacket | bhsjacket.com, Berkeley High School, Berkeley, CA;
Echo | slpecho.com, St. Louis Park HS, St. Louis Park, MN;
El Estoque | elestoque.org, Monta Vista High School, Cupertino, CA;
Fenton InPrint | fentoninprint.com, Fenton High School, Fenton, MI;
Golden Fleece | goldenfleeceonline.com, TC Roberson High School, Asheville, NC;
Granite Bay Gazette | granitebaytoday.org, Granite Bay High School, Granite Bay, CA;
Inklings | inklingsnews.com, Staples High School, Westport, CT;
Knight Errant | bsmknighterrant.org, Benilde-St. Margaret’s, St. Louis Park, MN;
La Vista | lavistamchs.com, Mira Costa High School, Manhattan Beach, CA;
North Star | fhntoday.com, Francis Howell North High School, Saint Charles, MO;
On The Record, duPont Manual High School, Louisville, KY;
Red & Black | hhstoday.com, Hillsborough High School, Tampa, FL;
Spark | lakotaeastsparkonline.com, Lakota East High School, Liberty Township, OH;
Spartan News Network | pcsb.org/snn, Lakewood High School, St. Petersburg, FL;
The Arapahoe Herald | arapahoextra.com, Arapahoe High School, Centennial, CO;
The Black & White | theblackandwhite.net, Walt Whitman High School, Bethesda, MD;
The Blackfriar Chronicle | lantern.news, Malvern Preparatory School, Malvern, PA;
The Boiling Point | shalhevetboilingpoint.com, Shalhevet High School, Los Angeles, CA;
The Broadview | broadview.sacredsf.org, Convent of the Sacred Heart High School, San Francisco, CA;
The Campanile | thecampanile.org, Palo Alto High School, Palo Alto, CA;
The Chronicle | hwchronicle.com, Harvard-Westlake School, Studio City, CA;
The Eagle Eye | eagleeye.news, Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School, Parkland, FL;
The Eagle’s Eye | akinseagleseye.com, W. Charles Akins High School, Austin, TX;
The Fourcast | hockadayfourcast.org, The Hockaday School, Dallas, TX;
The Gavel | journalism.nisd.net/holmes, Holmes High School, San Antonio, TX;
The Harbinger | arhsharbinger.com, Algonquin Regional High School, Northborough, MA;
The Harbinger | smeharbinger.net, Shawnee Mission East, Prairie Village, KS;
The Kirkwood Call | thekirkwoodcall.com, Kirkwood High School, Kirkwood, MO;
The Lancer | tohsthelancer.org, Thousand Oaks High School, Thousand Oaks, CA;
The Lion’s Tale | lionstale.org, Charles E. Smith Jewish Day School, Rockville, MD;
The Lion’s Tale | oviedojournalism.com, Oviedo High School, Oviedo, FL;
The Messenger | marquettemessenger.com, Marquette High School, Chesterfield, MO;
The Muse | themuseatdreyfoos.com, Alexander W. Dreyfoos School of the Arts, West Palm Beach, FL;
The Octagon | scdsoctagon.com, Sacramento Country Day School, Sacramento, CA;
The Patriot | jcpatriot.com, John Carroll School, Bel Air, MD;
The Review | sjsreview.com, St. John’s School, Houston, TX;
The Rubicon | rubicononline.com, St. Paul Academy and Summit School, St. Paul, MN;
The Shield | macshieldonline.com, McCallum High School, Austin, TX;
The Smoke Signal | thesmokesignal.org, Mission San Jose High School, Fremont, CA;
The Southerner | thesoutherneronline.com, Henry W. Grady High School, Atlanta, GA;
The Spoke | spoke.news, Conestoga High School, Berwyn, PA;
The Standard | standard.asl.org, The American School in London, London, UK;
The Tower | thetowerpulse.net, Grosse Pointe South HS, Grosse Pointe Farms, MI;
The Tribal Tribune | tribaltribune.org, Wando High School, Mount Pleasant, SC;
The Viking | thevikingnews.com, Loudoun Valley High School, Purcellville, VA;
Tiger | tigernewspaper.com, South Pasadena High School, South Pasadena, CA;
Tiger Times | tigertimesonline.com, Texas High School, Texarkana, TX;
tjToday | tjtoday.org, Thomas Jefferson High School for Science and Technology, Alexandria, VA;
Uncaged Student News | uncagednews.com, Stockbridge High School, Stockbridge, MI;
Update | update.dhs.mps.k12.mi.us, H. H. Dow High School, Midland, MI;
Verde | verdemagazine.com, Palo Alto High School, Palo Alto, CA.

Middle School Digitals
Canyon Chronicle | canyonchronicle.com, Cactus Canyon Junior High School, Apache Junction, AZ.

High School Digitals
Bearing News | bearingnews.org, Rock Bridge High School, Columbia, MO;
Lion Nation Online | lionnationonline.org, Prestonwood Christian Academy, Plano, TX;
Niles West News | nileswestnews.org, Niles West High School, Skokie, IL;
Pathfinder | pwestpathfinder.com, Parkway West High School, Ballwin, MO;
Southwest Shadow | southwestshadow.com, Southwest Career and Technical Academy, Las Vegas, NV;
The Feather Online | thefeather.com, Fresno Christian High School, Fresno, CA;
The Lasso | fccps.org/lasso, George Mason High School, Falls Church, VA;
The Paly Voice | palyvoice.com, Palo Alto High School, Palo Alto, CA;
The Rider | therideronline.com, Legacy High School, Mansfield, TX;
Tide Lines Online | pahstidelines.com, Pottsville Area High School, Pottsville, PA;
Wayland Student Press Network | waylandstudentpress.com, Wayland High School, Wayland, MA;
Westwood Horizon | westwoodhorizon.com, Westwood High School, Austin, TX;
Wingspan | libertywingspan.com, Liberty High School, Frisco, TX.

Middle School Hybrid Yearbooks
Azimuth, The Benjamin Middle School, North Palm Beach, FL;

Middle School Print Yearbooks
Eagle Eye View, Sierra Middle School, Parker, CO;
Ingenium, Greenfield Junior High School, Gilbert, AZ;
Jamboree, Toby Johnson Middle School, Elk Grove, CA;
Sentry, Robinson Middle School, Fairfax, VA;
Specifics, Seven Lakes Junior High School, Katy, TX;
Talon, Stanford Middle School, Long Beach, CA;
The Crusader, Castle Rock Middle School, Castle Rock, CO;
The Nighthawk, Rocky Heights Middle School, Highlands Ranch, CO;
The Prowl, Powell Middle School, Littleton, CO;
The Scrapbook, Westfield Middle School, Westfield, IN;
The Vespa, Kealing Middle School, Austin, TX;

High School Hybrid Yearbooks
Hillsborean | hhstoday.com, Hillsborough High School, Tampa, FL;
Legend, William R. Boone High School, Orlando, FL;
Predator, West Potomac High School, Alexandra, VA;
The Crusader, Kapaun Mt. Carmel High School, Wichita, KS;
The Raider, Gulliver Preparatory School, Miami, FL;
Tesserae | tesseraeybk.com, Corning-Painted Post High School, Corning NY;

High School Print Yearbooks
Above and Beyond, Robinson Secondary School, Fairfax, VA;
Apollo, Colonial Forge High School, Stafford, VA;
Black & Gold, Rock Canyon High School, Highlands Ranch, CO;
Calumet, Arapahoe High School, Centennial, CO;
Cayuse, Walnut High School, Walnut, CA;
Columbian, George C. Marshall High School, Falls Church, VA;
Decamhian, Del Campo High School, Fair Oaks, CA;
Details, Whitney High School, Rocklin, CA;
Epic, Legend High School, Parker, CO;
Etruscan, Glenbrook South High School, Glenview, IL;
Fusion, Hagerty High School, Oviedo, FL;
Golden Images, Chaparral High School, Parker, CO;
Hauberk, Shawnee Mission East High School, Prairie Village, KS;
Hoofbeats, Burges High School, El Paso, TX;
Indian, Shawnee Mission North High School, Overland Park, KS;
Legacy, Klein Collins High School, Spring, TX;
Lion’s Roar, Christ Presbyterian Academy, Nashville, TN;
Lone Star, James Bowie High School, Austin, TX;
Marksmen, St. Mark’s School of Texas, Dallas, TX;
Odyssey, Chantilly High School, Chantilly, VA;
Odyssey, University High School, Orange City, FL;
Panther, H.B. Plant High School, Tampa, FL;
Pioneer, Kirkwood High School, Kirkwood, MO;
Rampages, Casa Roble High School, Orangevale, CA;
Reflections, Brighton High School, Brighton, CO;
Saga, Loudoun Valley High School, Purcellville, VA;
Summit, Smoky Hill High School, Aurora, CO;
Taurus, Diamond Bar High School, Diamond Bar, CA;
The Arena, Legacy High School, Mansfield, TX;
The Clan, McLean High School, McLean, VA;
The Hawk, Pleasant Grove High School, Texarkana, TX;
The Lair, Lake Braddock Secondary School, Burke, VA;
The Lair, Shawnee Mission Northwest High School, Shawnee, KS;
The Legend, Atlee High School, Mechanicsville, VA;
The Legend, El Dorado High School, El Paso, TX;
The Lion, McKinney High School, McKinney, TX;
The Pilot, Redondo Union High School, Redondo Beach, CA;
Tiger, Texas High School, Texarkana, TX;
Titanium, Antelope High School, Antelope, CA;
Touchstone, Stony Point High School, Round Rock, TX;
Triune, Trinity High School, Euless, TX;
Westwind, Lewis-Palmer High School, Monument, CO;
Westwind, West Henderson High School, Hendersonville, NC;
Wings, Arrowhead Christian Academy Upper School, Redlands, CA;
Wingspan, James Enochs High School, Modesto, CA.

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