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La Vista Crown Award 2016!

MCHS La Vista was announced as a Crown recipient for the 2017 Columbia
Scholastic Press Association (CSPA) Awards. This prestigious Crown award was
given to only 56 hybrid newspapers out of a total 1,190 publications that were

The Crown Award honors top student publications chosen from CSPA’s members.
During Crown consideration, publications are judged on their excellence as shown
by their design, photography, concept, coverage and writing. A panel of invited
judges work in small groups to review each publication thoroughly, and Crown
recipients are selected for overall excellence in a head-to-head comparison.
Mira Costa received the Silver Crown Award last year and La Vista Advisor, Mr.
McAvin, traveled to Columbia University in New York City with students to receive
this prestigious award. La Vista plans to send its editorial staff and Mr. McAvin
again this year.