2020 Best Use of Social Media

Nov. 21, 2020

National Scholastic Press Association salutes the winners in its 2020 Best Use of Social Media competition —

Social Media Reporting

Social Media Promotion

Winners of NSPA Individual Awards and NSPA Pacemaker Awards in broadcast, specialty magazine and newspaper/newsmagazine were announced during the JEA/NSPA Fall National High School Journalism Convention on Nov. 21 in a virtual awards ceremony.

2020 Individual Awards
BroadcastCartoonDesign
Digital StoryPhotoPortfolioStory
Social Justice ReportingLocal Climate Change Reporting
Best Use of Social MediaCOVID-19 Coverage
Middle School

Fall 2020 NSPA Pacemaker Awards
Broadcast • Newspaper/Newsmagazine/Specialty Magazine

Fall 2020 Best of Show
JEA/NSPA Fall National High School Journalism Convention,
Nov. 21, 2020

WATCH the awards presentation.

NSPA Awards page

NSPA Awards archive


Social Media Reporting

First
Staff
McCallum Journalism
McCallum High School
Austin, Texas

Second
Staff
Bear Witness
Branham High School
San Jose, California

Third
George Bagwell, Eva Chillura, Emma Martin
Tribal Tribune
Wando High School
Mount Pleasant, South Carolina

Fourth
Staff
The Muse
Alexander W. Dreyfoos School of the Arts
West Palm Beach, Florida

Fifth
Holly Bill, Betsy Quimby
HHS Media
Harrisonburg High School
Harrisonburg, Virginia

Honorable Mention
Lauren Jefferies, Cam Medrano, Jordan Del Valle Tonoian
Eye of the Tiger
Roseville High School
Roseville, California

Honorable Mention
Claire Redmer, Emma Van Riper
Inklings News
Staples High School
Westport, Connecticut

Honorable Mention
Mira Sydow, Jennifer Xia
The Messenger
Northview High School
Johns Creek, Georgia

Honorable Mention
Mishal Charania
The Huron Emery
Huron High School
Ann Arbor, Michigan

Honorable Mention
Staff
Pioneer
Kirkwood High School
Kirkwood, Missouri


Social Media Promotion

First
Jespyn Bishop, Sophia Rolfs, Anthony Sianis
Reflections
Brighton High School
Brighton, Colorado

Second
Mira Sydow, Jennifer Xia
The Messenger
Northview High School
Johns Creek, Georgia

Third
Ali Koenig
Eastside
Cherry Hill High School East
Cherry Hill, New Jersey

Fourth
Eva Chillura, Emma Martin
Tribal Tribune
Wando High School
Mount Pleasant, South Carolina

Fifth
Katelyn Finch, Conner Riley
The Rider Online
Legacy High School
Mansfield, Texas

Honorable Mention
Claire Redmer, Emma Van Riper
Inklings News
Staples High School
Westport, Connecticut

Honorable Mention
Owen Donnelly, Luna Reichert
Odyssey Media Group
Clarke Central High School
Athens, Georgia

Honorable Mention
Staff
West Side Story
Iowa City West High School
Iowa City, Iowa

Honorable Mention
Staff
The Phillipian
Phillips Academy
Andover, Massachusetts

Honorable Mention
Lillian Kosh, Evelyn Huerta Munoz
Bridgeland Student Media
Bridgeland High School
Cypress, Texas