Summit High School

Welcome to The Peak Info Page!

Summit’s yearbook, The Peak, is a student-led publication. Our goal is to include ALL students in the yearbook -- a daunting task! If you would like to help by contributing your own personal photos of Summit students at school-related events for consideration to be included in the book, please visit www.hjeshare.com and enter our school code: skostorm. Instructions for uploading photos to eShare can be found here.

2021-2022 Yearbook Distribution

If you have not picked up your 2021-2022 yearbook, you may pick it up in the main office between 9am-2pm on days the school is open. Don't forget to pick up the Spring Supplement! NOTE: We will not store purchased books after October 1, 2022. We will reopen sales to those on the waiting list to clear our inventory.

The 2021-2022 Yearbook Distribution was set up for Seniors on Thursday, June 9th, after graduation practice. Pickup for all students was Monday, June 13-Thursday, June 16th in the Commons. Announcements were also made letting students know they could pick up their books from the main office while open during the summer months.

PLEASE BE ADVISED: IF YOU DID NOT PICK UP YOUR YEARBOOK DURING THE SPRING DISTRIBUTION EVENTS, WE WILL ONLY HOLD YOUR BOOK UNTIL OCTOBER 1, 2022. UNCLAIMED BOOKS WILL BE OFFERED TO STUDENTS ON THE WAIT LIST STARTING OCTOBER 1, 2022.

If you are not sure if you purchased a book, you can check your purchase history through Touchbase. Remember to sign in as the student to purchase a book or see your receipt.

If you need someone else to pick up your book, they must have a copy of your receipt (printed or screenshot).

2022-2023 Yearbook Information: Pre-Purchasing a Yearbook

The Early Bird pricing for the 2022-2023 yearbook opens July 26, 2022 for $55 and can only be purchased online using your student's account in the district's payment website, Touchbase. After December 1st, pricing goes up to $65 per book. Make sure you sign in using your student's login and password. Because we order books based on the number of books purchased ahead of time, your book is only guaranteed if you pre-purchase!

Yearbook updates concerning sales, distribution and more can be found in the daily announcements, on this website, our @SummitInsider Instagram account, and Summit's Facebook page.


Senior Photos

SENIOR PHOTOS ARE DUE thurSDAY, DECEMBER 1ST!

REQUESTING A NAME CHANGE

If you use a nickname or have a preferred name and/or pronouns that are not in Synergy but you'd like them printed in the Yearbook, please fill out this Name Change form. Keep in mind we submit pages throughout the school year, so if we already submitted a page with your formal or previous name, we will not be able to change it. We can, however, change your name moving forward once you've submitted the form.

SUBMITTING SENIOR PHOTOS

Seniors are encouraged to submit their own senior photos via the Herff Jones website www.hjeshare.com. Our school code is "skostorm." Make sure you select "Upload Your Portrait" after entering your contact information. YOU WILL NOT RECEIVE AN EMAIL CONFIRMATION THAT YOUR PHOTO HAS BEEN UPLOADED. If you see the green checkmark and the screen that says "Upload Complete Thanks for Sharing" then you uploaded correctly! We will contact you personally if there are any issues with the portrait.

Please note: This is not required! However, if you are in need of low-cost senior portrait options, please email [email protected]

Senior Photo Requirements:

  1. Photos must be HEAD SHOTS from the chest up with the full head in view. Full body or 3/4 shots will be cropped to fit specifications and could result in a low-quality image.
  2. Full color (No black and white or sepia tones)
  3. In focus and only lightly edited
  4. Vertical orientation, not horizontal. Please do not submit tilted photos.
  5. Face should be well lit and fully visible. Eyes should be looking at the camera. Avoid dark shadows or dappled shadows across the face. Hats and hoodies are discouraged if they obscure the student’s recognizable features. Clothing should reflect what is appropriate at school for all genders.
  6. Photos should only contain the senior (no friends, pets, props, etc.)
  7. No selfies
  8. Your photographer should make sure they are shooting high resolution photos. Images should be submitted as JPEG files at 300 dpi resolution. (File sizes over 8MB may be difficult to upload.)
  9. The name of your file should be your last name_ first name_ 2022.jpg. (Example: Smith_Joaquin_2022.jpg)
  10. Upload the photo to www.hjeshare.com. Summit’s access code is "skostorm." (Do NOT email photos! Using the online method results in higher quality images. Herff Jones customer service can help you with uploading if you have questions about the process.)

All requirements for the photo must be met. If they are not, the student’s school ID photo will be used. The actual use of your submitted photo is at the discretion of the yearbook adviser and staff. Individuality is a-okay, but offensive or low-quality photos will not be used.

Senior Ad Purchasing

STAY TUNED FOR AD PURCHASE DATES FOR 2022-2023 SCHOOL YEAR!

Senior Ads or Friendship Ads are a great way to congratulate your senior and show off more gorgeous senior photos! Remember those fantastic shots with props and pets that you can't use as a senior portrait? Want to show off photos of your child and their lifelong friendships? This is where they go!

Senior Ads are due TBD. Please confirm that you also pre-ordered a yearbook on Bend LaPine's Touchbase system under your student's name to make sure your senior will get a copy of the yearbook and see your ad!

TWO OPTIONS FOR CREATING YOUR SENIOR AD:

1. You can send an email to [email protected] . Attach the photos and personalized message you want in the ad, let us know what size you’d like to purchase, and a student will create the ad. Payment options (by check or online) will be emailed back to you and you’ll have a chance to approve the ad before it is printed. Please choose your photos and craft your message carefully before sending your email. We will not be able to switch out photos or change text once we have begun the design process. If you would like to experiment with different configurations, we encourage you to use the Herff Jones ad designer program instead.

OR

2. You can create and purchase your own ad online at Herff Jones** This is the best option for you if want to experiment with different pictures and play around with the layout.
https://www.yearbookordercenter.com
Our school code is 6281

If you make your own ad or have someone create it for you, please use the dimensions below and email the final ad to [email protected] Payment options will be emailed back to you (by check or online).


Senior Ad Sizes & Prices

Size

Price

Dimensions

Photo limit for Student- Created Ads*

Full Page

$350

8.5”x11” 300 dpi

Maximum 9 photos

Half Page

$200

8.5”x5.5” 300 dpi

Maximum 5 photos

Quarter Page

$125

4.25”x5.5” 300 dpi

Maximum 3 photos

Eighth Page

$75

4.25”x2.5” 300 dpi

One photo

*Please choose your photos and craft your message carefully before sending your email. We will not be able to switch out photos or change text once we have begun the design process. If you would like to experiment with different configurations, we encourage you to use the Herff Jones ad designer program instead.

**Use the Herff Jones website customer service phone number for questions about creating your ad on their platform.

Business Ad Purchases

*We will begin promoting Business Ad Sales starting in January, 2022. If you'd like to purchase before then, refer to the information provided below.

Business Ads show your support for Summit High School and help keep the price of yearbook affordable for all students.

If you own a business and are interested in advertising in The Peak, please email your images and/or message to [email protected] You can create your own ad according to the dimensions provided and send it to us, or you can send us the components you'd like to see in your ad and we will create it for you.

Payment: We now offer online payment through Touchbase (sign in as a "Guest User", instructions at the bottom of the screen). You can also request a PO via the provided email address, or you can mail a check to Summit High School, Attn: Yearbook, 2855 NW Clearwater Dr, Bend, OR 97703.

Business ad sizes and prices:

Full Page $350 ....... 8.5"x 11"

Half Page $200 ....... 8.5" x 5.5"

Quarter Page $125 ....... 4.25"x 5.5"

Eighth Page $75 ....... 4.25" x 2.5"

Sixteenth Page $40 ....... 3.5" x 2" (mail or scan/email your business card)

Thank you for your support!


Questions? Contact the Yearbook Adviser!


Newspaper Information

Check out The Summit Pinnacle online!