Cabot High School Named Jostens 2022 National Yearbook Program of Excellence



Cabot High School program recognized for dynamic and engaging yearbook.
Cabot – May 2022 – Jostens, the leading producer of yearbooks and student-created content, today
announced that Cabot High School’s yearbook program has achieved the Jostens 2022 National
Yearbook Program of Excellence award at the Gold Level. The National Yearbook Program of Excellence
recognizes engaging yearbooks that reflect a broad representation of the student body while helping
students develop 21 st century skills such as communication, collaboration, and information and
communication technologies (ICT) literacy.
The Cabot High School award-winning yearbook program is led by Torrie Herrington, Editor, under the
direction of Tracey Hodge, Cabot High School yearbook adviser.
“It is a true honor to see the efforts of this year’s staff receive recognition for the high caliper of work
they put into creating this year’s edition of the Panther,” Hodge stated. “The level of care for detail and
inclusion is some of the best I have yet had the pleasure to direct and work with.”
Jostens’ National Yearbook Program of Excellence Awards are presented twice a year, in spring and in
fall based on the yearbook’s arrival date at the school. The award was presented to the Cabot High
School’s yearbook program for achieving defined criteria in between one and three of the following
categories: creating an inclusive yearbook, generating school engagement, and successfully managing
the yearbook creation process.
“Jostens is proud to recognize those individuals who have created an exceptional yearbook for their
school and community,” said Tammy Whitaker, Jostens VP and COO Yearbook Division. “These schools
did an exceptional job on multiple levels, despite the challenges presented by this school year.
Yearbooks are a critical part of capturing and telling a school’s story, and Jostens is dedicated to
supporting yearbook staff members as they do their important work.”
Founded in 1897, Jostens has produced school yearbooks for over 60 years. Schools rely on Jostens and
their local Jostens representatives to provide a combination of journalism education and technology
tools to deliver a learning experience that helps students develop 21 st century skills in journalism,
photography, writing and design, leadership and business while creating the permanent record of the
school year. Jostens invests in state-of-the-art technology, best in class service, educational curriculum
and award winning print manufacturing platforms to plan, design, build and produce yearbooks.

About Jostens
Jostens is a trusted partner in the academic and achievement channel, providing products, programs
and services that help its customers celebrate moments that matter. The company's products include
yearbooks, publications, jewelry and consumer goods that serve the K-12 educational, college and
professional sports segments. Founded in 1897 and based in Minneapolis, MN, Jostens is a subsidiary of
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