South-Central Desktop Publishing

Desktop Publishing provides students in grades 5–12 an opportunity to express their creativity through the use of technology. This event is a mail-in or e-mail activity; no travel is required.

For more information see Desktop Publishing  in the South-Central Student Activities Participation Guide.  

To Get Started

Register your school for any of these events by completing the South-Central Student Activities Registration form. 

Once processed, the password for the handbooks is included in the confirmation notice emailed immediately to the school coordinator. For a complete listing of resources available (including a Coordinator Handbook) see "Resources" below. These files help schools plan and coordinate the event at their own school as well as prepare for and attend the district level event. Still have Questions? E-mail South-Central Student Activities Office.

Dates and Locations  

DESKTOP PUBLISHING ALL 5–12 Entries due 02/09/18 for scoring 02/17/2018 ACSI South-Central Regional Office


After the SC Student Activities Registration form has been processed, the password for the Coordinator Resources and the Chairperson Resources (for host schools only) is emailed immediately in a confirmation email to the Student Activities Coordinator listed on the registration form.

Resources for the Coordinator at each participating school

17 SC Desktop Publishing Coordinator Handbook

SC Desktop Publishing Coordinator Student Participation form

SC Desktop Publishing Coordinator Judge's Evaluation Form—Two pages

SC Desktop Publishing Coordinator Works Cited & Copyright Information Form

SC Desktop Publishing Coordinator Artwork Graphic Release Form