David Douglas High School Student Newspaper



2018-19  HIGHLANDER STAFF
NEWS EDITORS:  Daejanay Darden, Joanna Gutierrez-Franco, Kenny Dong, & Valeriya Korobka

OPINIONS EDITORS: Christian Hernandez Segovia, Victoria Pevchenko, Connor Satterfield, & Se'Maj Taper   

FEATURES EDITOR: Sydney Darnell

SPORTS EDITORS: Angelina Deo & Taelynn Flowers 

REPORTERS: Andrea Ginther-Morales,  Laura Barnhart,  Naomi Branstetter,  Gabriella Cortez,  Gracie Curtis,  Paige Dejeu,  MyLin Jackson,  Nhan Le,  Patricia Paule, &  Adriana Perez-Corona.  

ADVISOR: Steve Rivas

PUBLICATION
The Highlander is published monthly by the David Douglas High School Advanced Journalism class, 1001 S.E. 135th Ave., Portland OR 97233.  Email:  steve_rivas@ddsd40.org. Phone: 503-261-8303. The Highlander has a circulation of 2,000 and is printed at the Gresham Outlook. DDSD Superintendent: Ken Richardson.  DDHS Principal: John Bier.  Opinions expressed in The Highlander are not necessarily those of the advisor or the district and high school administrations.  The Highlander reserves the right to withhold Letters to the Editor it deems inappropriate.

AWARDS
First Place: American Scholastic Press: 1995, 1996, 1997, 1998 with “Special Merit,” 1999, 2000, 2001 with “Special Merit,”  2002 with “Special Merit,”  2003, 2004, 2005, 2006 with “Special Merit,” 2007 with “Special Merit,” 2008 with “Special Merit," 2009 with "Special Merit," 2010 with "Special Merit” and "Best Sports Section," 2011 with "Special Merit,”  2012 with "Special Merit” and "Best Opinions Section,"  2013 with "Special Merit” and "Most Outstanding Newspaper," 2014 with "Special Merit” and "Most Outstanding Newspaper," 2015, 2016 with "Most Outstanding Investigative Reporting," 2017, and 2018 with "Special Merit” and "Most Outstanding Newspaper" and "Best Overall Writing."


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