Freshman class wins second place for anti-bullying campaign
Freshman Carly Meyers works on her Flip the Script Anti-bullying project. The students earned an overall second place designation for their efforts. Photo Credit: Jenika Chiang
Mrs. Laura Penrod’s Freshman Studies classes came in second for the district-wide bullying campaign contest. Students worked in groups of four to five to create their own bullying campaign by designing a video, t-shirt, or a poster to communicate their campaign idea.
“I think its incredible. It’s amazing to see how creative our school was and I love the fact it was for a good cause too,” freshman Sophia Zaman.
This contest was open to all schools in Las Vegas.
“I’m very proud of how hard the Professional Academy freshmen worked on their Anti-Bullying Campaigns for the Flip The Script Challenge. It is a great accomplishment that they were able to secure a 2nd place win out of all the schools that submitted for the challenge. To me it’s a 1st place win considering how many schools competed,” said Freshman Studies teacher Mrs. Laura Penrod