The Journalism/Yearbook course publishes Franklin ISD's yearbook(s), Franklin High School and Middle School Monarch and Roland Reynolds Elementary yearbook, for print.
This course incorporates extensive research skills; investigative reporting; expository, argumentative, and journalistic writing skills; the writing process; and problem solving techniques.
Students work as a collaborative team to brainstorm school issues, write and select captions, create layouts, and market the yearbook to the school and the community.
In addition, the staff is also comprised of photographers, artists, and business students who are responsible for the visual and budgetary aspects of the yearbook.
Prerequisite: DAA and teacher approval