Virtual State Journalism Day

Park Hill School District High Schoolers Earn Honors at State Journalism Competition
This is the image for the news article titled Park Hill School District High Schoolers Earn Honors at State Journalism CompetitionPark Hill and Park Hill South high school journalism students earned awards at the Missouri Interscholastic Press Association’s Virtual State Journalism Day. Park Hill South senior, Kaitlyn Morris, earned the state’s highest honor for her feature story. 

PARK HILL HIGH SCHOOL

Excellent Award for announcements and video: Trojan TV News November 24, 2020, by the Trojan TV News Staff
Excellent Award for news feature: COVID Impact on Small Business by Andrew Hrisak
Honorable Mention for news story: Park Hill Returns to Distance Learning by Andrew Hrisak
Honorable Mention for sports broadcast: Lee’s Summit North at Park Hill Football by Thomas Wineinger and Jake Walter
Honorable Mention for sports feature: Sam Sweeney Story by Jake Walter and Chloe Strickland

PARK HILL SOUTH HIGH SCHOOL 

All-Missouri Award for human interest feature: Home for a Horse Rider by Kaitlyn Morris
Honorable Mention for sports broadcast: St. Joseph Central at Park Hill South football by Bode Eisenmenger and Seth Jahraus

PHHS AND PARK HILL SOUTH COLLABORATION:

Excellent Award for news magazine: Community Breakfast Show by the Trojan TV News and South Side Scoop staff 

TROJAN TV NEWS STAFF

Addison Barnett
Samantha Bertoncino
Parker Cain
Jayden Dorrell
Andrew Hrisak
Hailey Huebener
Benjamin Jobe
Haley Kalis
Kody Ketchum
Ezekiel Salelow
Tait Smith
Chloe Strickland
Jake Walter
Thomas Wineinger

SOUTH SIDE Scoop STAFF

Bode Eisenmenger
Cate Ferguson
Talia Garcia
Kaitlyn Morris
Brandon Walker
Kathleen Young

Justin Ford is the journalism teacher at Park Hill and Park Hill South High Schools.