Spotlight is a publication of the students of Valley High School, 3650 Woodland Avenue, West Des Moines, Iowa, 50266. Avertising can be purchased at (515) 633-4059. Spotlight strives to inform readers of current news and social issues affecting the lives of Valley High School students. As indicated in the Freedom of Expression policy, Spotlight will not print obscene, libelous, or malicious material. Letters to the Editor, guest articles and editorials, etc., are highly encouraged but must be submitted to a member of the staff at least one week prior to publication. All letters must be signed with a specific and not a group, unless prior permission has been obtained by one of the Spotlight advisers. Spotlight reserves the right to edit all letters for space available. Spotlight is a member of the Quill and Scroll Society, the Columbia Scholastic Press Association and the Iowa High School Press Association. Any and all questions or comments pertaining to Spotlight may be dropped off in Room 137 at Valley High School.
If you have an article you would like to have published, please contact editor-in-chief Maggie Martin or Mrs. Hicks in Room 137. Spotlight has received the:
Information First Place Award From Quill and Scroll (2011), First Place Award from American Scholastic Press Association (2011) and First Class with Distinction in Writing and Eduting from the National Scholastic Press Association.