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Season Information 2016-17 2017-18
Entry Deadline (received by)
June 15
June 15


VHSL State Championships

Lisa Giles, VHSL Assistant Director, 434-977-8475

VHSL Media Championships
Monday, Oct. 3 - Greater Richmond Convention Center, Richmond
Wednesday, Oct. 5 - Sheraton Roanoke Hotel & Conference Center, Roanoke
Thursday, Oct. 6 - Fredericksburg Expo & Conference Center, Fredericksburg

Evaluation Results - 2015-16
Multimedia Contest Results - 2015-16

 

Info for Participating Schools

ONLINE RULES CLINICS
Online rules clinics will be offered during the months of September and October and are available 24 hours a day.  Clinics must be completed by midnight on October 31 to receive attendance credit

Media Rules Make-Up Clinic

 

2015-16 Newspaper Multimedia Contest Finalists
Newspaper Evaluation Entry Form

Multimedia Contest Entry Form
News Publication Criteria Booklet (informational purposes only)

DRAFT of Updated News Publication Criteria Booklet


Event Safety Protocol

Non-member school event safety protocol guide



Past Results

2014-15
2013-14
2012-13

2011-12
2010-11

 

History

DID YOU KNOW -- Publications (newspaper, newsmagazine, literary/art magazine and yearbook) are the only activities in which multiple schools in a Group may emerge as state champions, since publications are evaluated and ranked against a set of criteria, and not other publications. 

Since 1995, the VHSL has also recognized schools that have received five Trophy Class rankings within a seven-year period by awarding them with the Charles E. Savedge Award for Sustained Excellence in Scholastic Journalism.  

The VHSL has offered evaluation services for newspapers since 1923, when the only school to receive the Trophy Class was Newport News High School.


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