Even with California now being the largest SkillsUSA state in the country, DATA students still prevailed. Three gold medalists will be advancing to the National Leadership and Skills Conference in Louisville, KY this coming June to compete against others from across the country. Congratulations to the following DATA students! Gold Advertising Design Morgan Wash Extemporaneous Speaking Mikie Bowman Graphic Communications Andrea Rojas Silver Interactive App & Game Development C
Congratulations to the following three DATA students whose work was selected by the Desert Ad Fed as part of this year's Depression advertising contest! All submissions were required to produce a unified print+electronic campaign that addressed the theme. 1st Place: Natalia Medina $2000 2nd Place: Alexia Lopez $1500 4th Place: Lisa Rojas $1000 $2600 also went to DATA CTE classrooms to purchase 40 new shop stools for students! View our print ad submissions here!
Create Day V was another great success with nearly 90 8th grade students visiting DATA from four different middle schools, in two local school districts. Student-lead workshops held on March 1, 2018 included: Photography, T-shirt Design, 3D Modeling, Game Design, Cinema, Audio Production, TV Video, and Broadcast News. It was a rewarding day for both students and teachers! View the photos here!
On Sunday, April 15th two DATA Digital Imaging students were recognized for their photography at the Palm Springs Art Museum's annual Fine Arts Creativity Awards. This year's theme challenged students to dig deep into "Finding One's Voice" with selected works on display at the museum through May 15th. Photography Collection Council Award Alejandro Macias The Point Digital Image "I believe that people can find their voice through many different forms of art. Art is a beautiful