Student Magazine Wins State & National Awards

Fox Chapel Area High School’s 2015-2016 literary arts magazine “Tapestry” has received two major awards. The magazine received a “Superior” ranking in the 2016 National Council of Teachers of English (NCTE) Program to Recognize Excellence in Student Literary Magazines. Only five student magazines from across the state received this ranking. Additionally, the magazine was also named a first place winner in the 2016 American Scholastic Press Association’s Annual Contest/Review for Scholastic Yearbooks, Magazines and Newspapers.

The 2015-2016 student editors of “Tapestry” were 2016 graduates Sophie Rodosky (editor-in-chief), Eli Berman, Maria Burns, Joseph Desmone, Che Esch, Jessica Hertzberg, Emma Lloyd, Joshua Manuel, Nina Mulroy, Stephen Polcyn, Alisa Quemado, Emma Regan, Kristen Scipione, and Bailey Yousem; and current 2016-2017 seniors David Han and Emma Paulini and juniors Shania Khatri and Helen Paulini. The students’ advisor is Fox Chapel Area High School language arts teacher Jessica Green.