District Wins Awards in State PSBA Contest
Fox Chapel Area School District publications recently received three state awards in the Pennsylvania School Boards Association (PSBA) 2014 Educational Publications Contest. The district received Honorable Mentions for the "2014-2015 Proposed Final Budget" which appeared in the summer 2014 IN Community Magazine in the finance publication and presentation category; for the IN Fox Chapel Area Community Magazine (fall 2013, winter 2013, spring 2014, and summer 2014) in the print newsletter/newspaper category; and for the "2012-2013 Fox Chapel Area School District State of the Schools" which appeared in the fall 2013 IN Fox Chapel Area Community Magazine in the special-purpose publication category.
A total of 83 entries were submitted in the 45th annual PSBA contest. Eighteen were given Awards of Excellence and 25 received Honorable Mentions. Entries were judged on appearance, writing and style, editing, layout and design, use of artwork and photography, printing, and value to the audience.
Fox Chapel Area School District's winning publications were coordinated by Bonnie Berzonski, the district's coordinator of communications.