Individual members of the 2012-2013 staffs received the following individual state recognition from ILPC. AMCHS competes in the 5A- Division I category and CSHS competes in the 3A category.
Devin Dakota, AMCHS: honorable mention, sports spread and captions
Hannah Friedman, AMCHS: honorable mention, captions
J.J. Handy, CSHS: second place, club/organization photo; honorable mention, student life spread
Jaylen Hinckley, CSHS: second place, academic spread and sports action photo
Alex Hueste, AMCHS: honorable mention, secondary coverage package
Megan Paradowski, CSHS: honorable mention, sports action photo
Caroline Rudd, AMCHS: honorable mention, captions
Rachel Scott, AMCHS: honorable mention, captions and club/organization spread
Jackie Tran, CSHS: honorable mention, class section spread
Kalin Warlick, CSHS: honorable mention, secondary coverage graphic
The 2012-2013 AMCHS Tigerland Yearbook, Turn, received the Award of Distinguished Merit for excellence in the areas of Unifying Concepts, Reader Services, Photography, Captions, Writing, Headlines, Design/Graphics/Typography, and Coverage at the Interscholastic League Press Conference (ILPC)
Other members of the 2012-2013 Tigerland staff included Makell Garlick, Payton Grisham, Mareya Stearns, Marisol Hernandez, Sahiti Enjeti, Karly Waguespack, Hannah Rudder, Bethany Pierce, Savannah Hedge, Amanda Rodriguez, Kristen Schocke, and Jasmine Daniels.
The 2012-13 Cougar Pride yearbook was the first-ever produced by CSHS and was produced with just seven freshman and sophomore students. The Cougar Pride staff was recognized with third place for their index spread.
The ILPC is an affiliate of the University Interscholastic League, and is one of the nation’s largest state high school associations of student newspapers and yearbooks.The awards were presented during the 87th annual ILPC state convention, April 25-27 at the University of Texas at Austin.
The 2012-13 AMCHS yearbook adviser was Freda Carraway and the CSHS yearbook adviser was Courtney Wellmann.