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SHS Online News Site Wins National Recognition

shs leaf The Sycamore High School journalism program has won yet another prestigious award for its work.

The SHS Leaf’s website was awarded the 2018 Online Pacemaker Award by the National Scholastic Press Association (NSPA). The recognition was given to 42 school news sites submitted from 30 states and four countries. Over 200 schools submitted to be selected. The Leaf was the only school from Ohio to be awarded.
A panel of professionals judged the website based on coverage, content, and quality of writing and reporting, as well as design, photography, and graphics.

The winners were announced at the JEA/NSPA National High School Journalism convention April 12-14 in San Francisco.