KACV's American Graduate project strives to keep students in school

Student Video Contest Winners

In partnership with Amarillo Independent School District and Panhandle Twenty/20, KACV is pleased to announce the winners for the American Graduate Student Video Contest! Prizes will be delivered to the students next week by their principal.


1st Dominik Marx, Tascosa High School
2nd Cole Holloway, Amarillo High School
3rd Amber Bray, North Heights Alternative School

1st Ashley Willis and Tyler Traves, North Heights Alternative School, Mark Williams' class
2nd Signs, Palo Duro High School, Jensen Porter's class
3rd The Finishers, Tradewind Elementary School

1st Claude High School, Malorie Homen's class
2nd North Heights, Mark Williams’ class
3rd Amarillo High School, Kelly Hudspeth's class

Special Salute

"2 Minute Warning", Palo Duro High School, Jensen Porter’s class
"Don't Lose your Voice in the Crowd", Skyla Taylor, North Heights Alternative School
"Stay in School", North Heights Alternative School, Mark Williams’ class


Congratulations to all participants for their hard work, amazing creativity and powerful messages to help encourage their friends and fellow students to stay in school!

Stay tuned to KACV to view the 1st place winners’ messages on air this spring.


This project is funded by the Corporation for Public Broadcasting through the National Center for Media Engagement.



American Graduate is helping to keep kids in schoolThanks to the center of media engagement for supportCPB Logo
Enter to win the 2016 Downton Abbey Sweepstakes