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SRM Yearbook Earns Awards from ESSPA
Tuesday, October 29, 2019
The Empire State Scholastic Press Association has once again honored the Soule Road Middle yearbook and its staff.
On October 28, the 2018-2019 edition of The Steppingstone was awarded ESSPA’s top honor - Gold/Best All New York - during the annual ESSPA Conference at Syracuse University. The yearbook also earned five additional awards: Gold for Organization Spread, Gold for People Spread, Gold for Student Life Spread, Gold for Special Topics: Writer’s Ink, and Silver for Divider Pages.
Individual awards for photography were presented to SRM eighth-grader Luciana Capeles (Gold), SRM eighth-grader Addyson Graham (Gold), Liverpool High School Annex ninth-grader Haania Hamad (Gold) and SRM eighth-grader Taylor McCoy (Bronze).
As part of the day-long conference, SRM students also had the opportunity to attend several information sessions covering topics such as conversational reporting, storytelling, digital tools, design systems, ethics and photography.