Each year the Lesher Awards honors the best in Contra Costa County High School journalism. In 2020, four high schools received kudos for their high school newspapers in the category of Overall Newspaper Excellence.
FIRST PLACE (tie)
Blueprint, Acalanes High School
The Wildcat Tribune, Dougherty Valley High School
The Californian, California High School
The Stampede, Monte Vista High School
The Mirador, Miramonte High School