Students from Foundation Preparatory Academy bagged several awards at the 2018 Division Schools Press Conference held October 8 to 12 at the Department of Education Division of Dumaguete City Office.


FPA won the third spot as overall winner among participating schools in the whole division. The winners with their categories are as follows:


Dinn Angel Y. Nipshagen (Champion, News Writing)
Hannan A. Chiquito (Champion, Sports Writing)
Marie Venice B. Pescuela (Champion, Editorial Writing)
Roshan Mae Gaddi (Champion, Feature Writing)
Maria Camela Enrera (Champion, Science and Technology Article Writing, Filipino)


Blessie Rae Andus (2nd Place, Headline Writing, Filipino)
Rozan Chaya Marquez, Justine Mae Gatadlon, Joemar Declaro, Roymari Chean Marquez, Eve Planca, Bruce Charles Nuay & Kent Virgil Parco (2nd Place, Radio Scriptwriting and Broadcasting, Filipino)


Francis Gabuay (3rd Place, Photojournalism)


Jan Marc Arabe (4th Place, Editorial Cartooning)
Andre Azcona (4th Place, Sportswriting, Filipino)


Wilmar Vinegas (5th Place, Science Journalism)


Behind the winning team from FPA are the following coaches namely: Teofan Gallosa, Myrish Alam, Excel Rose Cadeliña and Naigel Reyes.


Foundation Preparatory Academy takes pride in its students whose interest in journalism and has been excelling in the said endeavor inside the campus and not only during competitions.