Winners Announced!

Upper Primary

(Years 4–6)

Lower Secondary

(Years 7–9)

Upper Secondary

(Years 10–12)

Prizes for each of the three winning schools or classes include:

  • 5 Apple iPads (total combined prize value of over $10,000)
  • tour of a newsroom (either The Age or The Sydney Morning Herald)
  • write-up and photo published in The Age and The Sydney Morning Herald

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Please read and carefully consider the following details and guidelines for Front Page 2021 before submitting your school newspaper.

All entrants must adhere to the following guidelines:

  • Entry is free, and is open to all Australian schools and classes.
  • All entries must be created specifically for Front Page 2021 and be suitable for displaying in a public environment.
  • Entries should consist of an eight-page, A3-sized, portrait-orientation interactive PDF (NOTE: Only four pages for the Upper Primary category) …

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ATOM created two downloadable PDF resource guides – one for primary schools and one for secondary schools – to assist teachers in supporting their students to work collaboratively to produce their school newspaper for entry into Front Page 2019. These will be updated for 2022 soon, but 99% of the content is still applicable this year.

Schools that intended to enter Front Page were able to access a free digital subscription to The Age or The Sydney Morning Herald, accessible to all students and staff members within their school.

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