Honors and Accolades

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Attendance at 40+ US Colleges and Universities 

Apple Distinguished Program 2015-2017

Digital Storytelling Collaboration Partners
The Annenberg Estate at SunnylandsRancho Mirage Writers FestivalEl Paseo Fashion WeekDesert Town Hall Speaker SeriesPalm Springs Art Museum in Palm DesertRancho Mirage High School, Desert Arc, Palm Springs Opera Guild, Coachella Valley Art Scene, Nellie Coffman Middle School Student2Student Mentoring, Cathedral City High School ASB

2016

  • Desert Town Hall Award of Recognition
  • SkillsUSA California 2 Gold, 3 Silver, 3 Bronze, 2 State Officers, 2 Regional Officers
  • SkillsUSA Region 6: 15 Gold, 12 Silver, 7 Bronze
  • Digicom Student Film Festival- 10 featured entries, $15,300 in scholarships, grants, and stipends
  • Apple Distinguished Program 2015-2017
  • California Partnership Lighthouse Academy 2015-2016

2015

  • White House Student Film Festival- Honorable Mention for Sharing Success
  • Digicom Student Film Festival- 13 featured entries, $20,500 in scholarships, grants, and stipends
  • California Student Media Festival- Special Category Winner, Visiting Sideshow
  • California Student Media Festival- Special Category Winner, Giddy Up!
  • SoCal Student Film Festival Official Selection (News Feature)- Visiting Sideshow
  • California Partnership Lighthouse Academy 2014-2015
  • SkillsUSA Chapter of Excellence 
  • Portraits Film and Photo Festival, Cathedral City Public Arts Commission
  • SkillsUSA California: 2 Gold, 4 Silver, 4 Bronze, 1 State Officer
  • SkillsUSA Region 6: 18 Gold, 13 Silver, 13 Bronze
  • 1st Place Yearbook Submission, Riverside County Fair
  • Ford Next Generation Learning- Student Ambassador at National Conference

2014

  • California Partnership Lighthouse Academy 2013-2014
  • Palm Springs International Short Film Festival- Student Work Screening 
  • California Student Media Festival- Best 3D Animation
  • Digicom Student Film Festival- 18 featured entries, $18,000 in scholarships, grants, and prizes
  • White House Student Film Festival- Honorable Mention for Technology in Education
  • SkillsUSA California: 4 Gold, 1 Silver, 6 Bronze
  • SkillsUSA Region 6: 14 Gold, 10 Silver, 7 Bronze
  • Cover photo and article featured in Thrive! Magazine
  •  Tales of Cathedral City Film Festival, Cathedral City Public Arts Commission
  • CCHS Golden Lion Recipient

2013

  • California Partnership Lighthouse Academy 2012-2013
  • Palm Springs Women in Film and Television Scholarship Award
  • Digicom Golden Reel of Excellence
  • SkillsUSA California- 2 Gold, 3 Silver, 2 Bronze