The 2019-2020 Senior Tribute Templates and Guidelines are currently being updated. Please check back after June 14 for the updated information.
St. Lucy’s LUMEN
The yearbook is a workshop course designed to produce the St. Lucy’s LUMEN. The yearbook is student-produced with facilitation provided by an advisor and publisher. Students cultivate practices in page planning, color theory, copy writing, photography, editing, and layout techniques. Students must be in the 10th, 11th, and 12th grades. Prerequisite: Minimum GPA of 2.5 and an interview process including teacher recommendation. Pass/Fail grading is used.
Our staff objectives are to develop team collaboration, initiative and leadership skills. Through the process of our producing the yearbook we also aspire to:
Represent the diversity, spirituality, and interests of the St. Lucy’s community
Recognize the historical contribution to the school, and in the process, further their understanding of the tradition and values of their catholic community
Publish the yearbook and literary magazine, meeting all necessary criteria and deadlines
To learn the basic visual design principles, creative writing, layout and publishing software, photography, budget and money management strategies through practical experience
To learn to work within a budget
To learn through group interaction
To help students learn to govern and manage groups for a common purpose
To help students respond to events of the year by creatively photographing and writing about the experiences they encounter
To help students evaluate events, writing, photography, and design to meet style guidelines
To help students understand production techniques and appreciate the collaborative process of producing a publication
To utilize Photoshop and Quark Express to produce a publication
To help students gain aesthetic enjoyment of their own experiences and work