Best of the High School Press 25

National Scholastic Press Association presents the 25th edition of the Best of the High School Press, its annual competition showcase.

This page offers links to the award winners, as well as links to additional resources using the content from this edition.

NSPA thanks Friesens, the sponsoring printer for this edition, which was mailed as a membership benefit to NSPA member schools in fall 2020.

• Purchase this & past editions from the NSPA Store.
Info & resources from past editions of Best of the High School Press
NSPA awards
Current NSPA contest information and rules

Online Pacemakers, June 17, 2020.
Yearbook Pacemakers, May 27, 2020, and its slideshow.
COVID-19 winners from NSPA’s Best of Show, May 6, 2020.

All NSPA Pacemaker Master Classes & Town Halls

Pacemaker Awards

2019 Broadcast, Washington, D.C.
Winners | Finalists

2020 Online, “Live from Minneapolis”
Winners | Finalists

2019 Online, Anaheim, California
Winners | Finalists

2019 Magazine, “Live from Minneapolis”
Winners | Finalists

2018 Magazine, Anaheim
Winners | Finalists

2019 Newspaper/Newsmagazine, Washington, D.C.
Winners | Finalists

2019 Yearbook, “Live from Minneapolis”
Winners | Finalists

2018 Yearbook, Anaheim
Winners | Finalists

2019 Individual Awards

Presented at the Fall National High School Journalism Convention,
Nov. 23, 2019, Washington, D.C.

Broadcast Story of the Year
Cartoon of the Year
Design of the Year
Digital Story of the Year
Photo of the Year
Story of the Year
Social Justice Reporting
Best Use of Social Media
Local Climate Change Reporting
Portfolio of the Year
Junior high/middle School

Best of Show

Spring 2020
“Live from Minneapolis”

Fall 2019
Washington, D.C.

Spring 2019

Fall 2018

OCC: Recognition for Outstanding Coronavirus Coverage

Spring 2019

Pioneer Awards

Fall 2019
Washington, D.C.

Honor Roll of Student Journalists

Spring 2020
Spring 2019

Brasler Prize Winners

Selected from among the winners of the Story of the Year categories and the Social Justice Reporting category.

Fall 2019