South Orangetown Central School District

Once again, Tappan Zee High School’s literary magazine, TONES, has earned a slew of accolades at the annual Empire State School Press Association (ESSPA) conference held last week at Syracuse University’s S.I. Newhouse School of Public Communications. Advisors Donna Grasso and Sarah McMane “are ecstatic for another great run with our 2018 TONES publication!”

Congratulations to all contributors who earned recognition for their exemplary work:

Literary Magazines
Gold/All New York

Artwork/Illustration (Division A)
Silver: Natasha D’Amico, “Frida Kahlo pixilation”
Bronze: Jane Pritchard, “Art”
Honorable Mention: May Bukowski, “Art”

Cover Design
Bronze: May Bukowski

Fiction
Silver: Diana Mirakaj, “Losers”

Non-Fiction
Gold: Alexandra Thomas, “Sneakers” and Lois Kim, “Plain old vanilla”
Bronze: Sophie Regina, “Like sisters”

Layout (Single Page)
Gold: Jane Lee and Sarah Rivera, “Realization” and Jane Lee and Hannah Ahn, Tones 2018
Silver: Jane Lee and Hannah Ahn, Tappan Zee High School “Exhaustion”

Poetry (Division A)
Bronze: Hannah Ahn, “Paper cranes”
Honorable Mention: Chelzea Worrent, “To girls like me” and Leigh Ann Sevastian, “The fresh prince of Denmark”

2018 TONES cover art