District Wins Awards in State Publications Contest

The Fox Chapel Area School District recently won state awards in the 2016 Pennsylvania School Public Relations Association (PenSPRA) Excellence in Education Communications Contest. The district received an Award of Excellence for the for the spring 2016 IN Fox Chapel Area Community Magazine. The district also received Awards of Honor for the 2015-2016 State of the Schools which was part of the fall 2016 IN Fox Chapel Area Community Magazine, and for the 2016-2017 Fox Chapel Area School District Art and Activities Calendar.

Entries from educational institutions from throughout Pennsylvania were submitted for the 2016 PenSPRA contest. Thirty-three were given Awards of Excellence and 32 received Awards of Honor.

Fox Chapel Area School District’s winning publication were coordinated by Bonnie Berzonski, the district’s coordinator of communications. The art and activities calendar is also coordinated by the Fox Chapel Area School District art department teachers.

PenSPRA is a nationally-recognized professional organization. PenSPRA supports student achievement through responsible school and community relations, fosters the continual development of its members, and strengthens the leadership role of the school public relations professional.