The Review

The year in review: accolades and new editors

While in Washington D.C. for the NSPA convention in November, Review editors visited the Newseum for the last time before it closed in December.


May 14, 2020

Despite working remotely for two months due to COVID-19, The Review has accumulated a large number of awards this year through multiple organizations.

The Review named finalist for Pacemaker award

The Review was named a Pacemaker award finalist for the third time since 2015 and the second year in a row.

Laney Chang and Fareen Dhuka

September 11, 2019

The Review was named a Pacemaker award finalist for the third time since 2015 and the second year in a row.

The Review wins numerous Quill and Scroll awards, sweeps Single Episode Podcasts

Pod on the Quad: the Pannill Panel won first place in the Audio Podcast: Single Episode category for the Quill and Scroll awards!

Ryan Chang, Online Editor-in-Chief

April 3, 2019

The Review won second place overall for Writing Excellence, swept the Audio Podcast: Single Episode category and was named the Sweepstakes Winner in the Political Writing category.

Best of club fair: Student representatives attract new club members

Best Recruitment Technique: Spirit Club

September 12, 2017

Club representatives try to attract new members with unique food, colorful posters, music, and other methods during the two-day Club Fair held at the beginning of every school year. Relive this year's highlight with the Best Of Club Fair listing.

New York Times profiles Benitez for panorama photography

Last year, photography teacher Chuy Benitez was featured on the cover of Houston Press Magazine and won the Masterminds Award for impacting the Houston arts community.

Michael VerMeulen, Staff Writer

January 20, 2015

Photography teacher Chuy Benitez was profiled by the New York Times for his panoramas.

French Symposium results

Juniors Iris Cronin and McKenna Gessner revel in their first place victories at French Symposium.

Online Staff

April 8, 2014

SJS took home first place in the overall small schools division of Texas French Symposium March 28-29. Read on to see the list of winners.

Spotlight on Scholastic Writing Awards

 Of the 79, 27 gold key recipients eagerly awaiting results from the national level of the competition this year, national medalists included six SJS students.

Online Staff

March 26, 2014

National medalists in the Scholastic Art and Writing Awards this year included six SJS students. In the Harris County-wide awards, SJS received 27 gold keys, 26 silver keys and 26 honorable mentions. National award winners will be honored in New York City, June 5-7. The complete list of national and regio...

Masterminds Award presented to Benitez for photos impacting Houston arts community

Benitez smiles for the camera in his photography studio.

Irene Vazquez, Staff Writer

February 26, 2014

Photography teacher Chuy Benitez was featured on the cover of the Houston Press Magazine’s January 2014 issue for winning the Masterminds Award, an honor presented to people and organizations that have made an impact in the Houston arts community.

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