Communications Contest Winners

Communications Contest Winners

Communications Contest Winners

The entries have been judged and the best have been selected! Winners of the 2017 PenSPRA “Excellence in Education Communication” contest are listed below.
 
Certificates will be mailed to winners. All submissions should receive feedback and scores from the judges by April 20th, 2018. 
 
Congratulations to all of the 2017 contest winners!   (Posted April 12, 2018)
 

 
ANNUAL REPORTS

Award of Excellence
Western Pennsylvania School for Blind Children | Jillian Pritts | “More than Meets the Eye”
Baldwin-Whitehall School District | Carrie Butler | “2017 Annual Report to the Community”
North Allegheny School District | Emily Schaffer | “Measuring Success”

DISTRICT COMMUNICATONS PLANS

Award of Excellence
Reading School District | Kristin Boyd Edwards | 
“Class Dojo Implementation Communications Plan”

ELECTRONIC NEWSLETTERS

Award of Excellence
Seneca Valley School District | Linda Andreassi | Raider Pride E-Newsletter
North Penn School District | Kaitlyn Andrey | E-Matters April 2017
North Penn School District | Kaitlyn Andrey | E-Matters December 2017
Baldwin-Whitehall School District | Carrie Butler | Highlander Highlights

Award of Honor
Spring-Ford Area School District | Erin Crew | Ram Review
Governor Mifflin School District | Melissa Fullerton | Mustang Messenger Fall 2017
Mars Area School District | Josh Schwoebel | The eCommunicator (weekly)
State College Area School District | Chris Rosenblum and Nabil K. Mark | eNewsletter
North Allegheny School District | Emily Schaffer | Tiger Monthly Newsletter

NEWS VIDEOS

Award of Excellence
Upper Darby School District | Dana Spino | “Making a Difference News Show”
North Penn School District | Bob Gillmer | “NP Right Now”
Neshaminy School District | Chris Stanley | “Peace March at Hoover Elementary School”
Bethlehem Area School District | Barbara A. Clymer | “What is the School to Work Program”

Award of Honor
State College Area School District | Nabil K. Mark | “Senior Parade”
Bethlehem Area School District | Barbara A. Clymer | 
“BASD Future Chef’s Culinary Challenge 2017”
Downingtown Area School District | Patricia McGlone | “DASD Kindness Challenge”
Central Bucks School District | Matt Murray | “Central Bucks Teacher Appreciation”
Bethlehem Area School District | Barbara A. Clymer | “BASD Snapshot: The Principal”
Central Bucks School District | Matt Murray | “Central Bucks Class of 2017”
Bethlehem Area School District | Barbara A. Clymer | 
“Winter Weather Postponement Schedule”

PRINTED NEWSLETTERS (3- or 4-color)

Award of Excellence
Western Pennsylvania School for Blind Children | Jillian Pritts | 
“Insights: Harnessing the Power of Assistive Technology”
Fox Chapel Area School District | Bonnie Berzonski | 
“IN Fox Chapel Area Community Magazine” | Summer 2017
Fox Chapel Area School District | Bonnie Berzonski |
 “IN Fox Chapel Area Community Magazine” | Spring 2017
Williamsport Area School District | Greg Hayes | “WASD Spring 2017 Newsletter”

Award of Honor
Fox Chapel Area School District | Bonnie Berzonski | 
“IN Fox Chapel Area Community Magazine” | Winter 2017
Reading School District | Kristin Boyd Edwards | “Red Knights News” | Summer/Fall 2017

PROMOTIONAL VIDEOS

Award of Excellence
Upper Darby School District | Dana Spino | 
“Drexel Hill Middle School Life Skills and Autistic Support Program”
North Penn School District | Bob Gillmer | “NPHS Back to School Night Video”
Chester County Intermediate Unit | Melissa Smith, Ashley Boyd, Erin Britton, Taylor Reeder
| “CCIU Perfect Attendant”
State College Area School District | Nabil K. Mark | 
“Kindergarten in the State College Area School District”
Spring-Ford Area School District | Andrew Rothermel | “Welcome to Spring-Ford”
Chester County Intermediate Unit | Laura Mikowychok, Taylor Reeder | “CCIU Who We Are”
Upper Darby School District | Dana Spino | “Beverly Hills Middle School Core Bears”
North Penn School District | Bob Gillmer | “This is Our Time – NPHS Class of 2017” 
North Penn School District | Bob Gillmer | “We are Here”

Award of Honor
Governor Mifflin School District | Melissa Fullerton | “5 Words or Less”
Neshaminy School District | Chris Stanley | “Neshaminy School District Big Video”
Hatboro-Horsham School District | Bob Anderson | “Stop Arm Campaign”
Souderton Area School District | Henry Franz | “Little Free Libraries”
Williamsport Area School District | Greg Hayes | 
“Bimbo Bakeries Donates to Lycoming Valley Intermediate School”
Williamsport Area School District | Greg Hayes | “What’s Your Spark”
Souderton Area School District | Henry Franz | “Salford Hills in Action: STEM”

SCHOOL CALENDARS

Award of Excellence
Cocalico School District | Allison Ohline
Seneca Valley School District | Linda Andreassi | “Worth a thousand words”
South Park School District | Patrick Harrigan | 
“South Park School District / Township Calendar”
North Allegheny School District | Emily Schaffer

Award of Honor
North Penn School District | Erika Shaedle | “Digital Learning: Shaping the Future”

SCHOOL WEBSITES

Award of Excellence
Spring-Ford Area School District | Erin Crew

Award of Honor
Pine-Richland School District | Rachel Hatthorn

SOCIAL MEDIA CAMPAIGNS/PROJECTS

Award of Excellence
Bethlehem Area School District | Barbara A. Clymer | Humans of Liberty High School 
Seneca Valley School District | Linda Andreassi | “Takeover Tuesday” on Snapchat
Reading School District | Kristin Boyd Edwards | Facebook
Reading School District | Kristin Boyd Edwards | 
      #RSDBackToSchool Countdown and Swag Bag Giveaway
Seneca Valley School District | Linda Andreassi | #SVRaiderPride and
      #SVProud on Twitter and Instagram

Award of Honor
Baldwin-Whitehall School District | Carrie Butler | 
#bwconnects Superintendent’s Twitter program
Seneca Valley School District | Linda Andreassi | “Staff of Seneca Valley” on Facebook
Reading School District | Kristin Boyd Edwards | Instagram
Reading School District | Kristin Boyd Edwards | Twitter @RDGschools
Reading School District | Kristin Boyd Edwards | 
#RHSProm17 Submit Your Photos Promotion
Reading School District | Kristin Boyd Edwards | LinkedIn

SPECIAL PURPOSE PUBLICATIONS

Award of Excellence
North Penn School District | Erika Shaedle | “Retiree Reception 2016-2017”
Eastern Center for Arts and Technology | Amy Shields |
“Health Sciences Career Cluster Brochure”

Award of Honor
State College Area School District | Chris Rosenblum and Nabil K. Mark | 
“Our Commitment to Every Student, Every Day Educational Strategic Plan”
Reading School District | Kristin Boyd Edwards | 
“Communications 101 Crash Course Professional Development Handout”

 
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