South Tech Academy Students Sweep Awards


Three students from South Tech Academy won First, Second and Third Place in the 2014 SDPBC Technology Conference Mickey Schemer Program Cover Design Competition. The following designs were chosen as this year’s winners: First Place: Rocky Jimenez, South Tech Academy Second Place: Marvin Cooper, South Tech Academy Third Place: Shamis Mahoney, South Tech Academy Rocky’s winning design will be featured as the 2014 SDPBC Technology Conference program cover, and he will receive a $500 award. In addition, Rocky and his instructor Adam Fiveson will each receive a copy of software by Adobe. Marvin will receive a $250 award, and Shamis will receive a $100 award. In addition, all three designers and their teachers will be invited to be special guests at the SDPBC Technology Conference on Tuesday, February 18, 2014 where they will be recognized during the Opening Session. “We all are very proud of Mr. Fiveson and his students”, said Jim Kidd, president of South Tech Academy. “It’s another example of creating success stories one student at a time”. South Tech Academy is an A rated Charter school based in Boynton Beach, which recently added South Tech Prep Middle School. For further information, call 561. 371.4001 or visit