La Vista Newspaper

La Vista is the student newspaper of Mira Costa High School, serving all Mira Costa students, grades 9-12, since 1950, when it was founded as Mira Costa’s first student organization. La Vista publishes 10 issues per school year on an approximately four-week basis and distributes about 2,500 copies to the student body on campus and 500 to subscribers and the community.

The student-run organization is a hybrid news source and is associated with the Columbia Scholastic Press Association.  They have been received the following prestigious awards:  2016-17 Silver Crown and Gold Medalist, 2015-16 Silver Crown and Gold Medalist, 2014-15 Silver Crown and Gold Medalist, 2013-14 Gold Medalist.

La Vista receives Silver Crown award for 3rd consecutive year!

Twelve students from La Vista traveled to Columbia University in New York City to attend the Annual Columbia Scholastic Press Association Spring Convention where they, with advisor Ms. Keely Gabbert and former advisor Mr. Mike McAvin accepted the prestigious Silver Crown Award. This is La Vista’s third consecutive year winning…
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La Vista has been the student-run newspaper of Mira Costa High School since the school’s creation in 1950. Students in the journalism program are encouraged to take the Journalism 1-2 class to learn the basics of writing news, opinion, arts, life and sports stories, as well as how to use…
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