Members of the San Diego Jewish Academy’s yearbook staff for 2008-2009, front row, from left, Liat Hoffman, Shelby Epstine, Katie Sherman, Ali Tradonsky, Amy Shoemaker and back row from left, Tamar Wittenberg, Matthew Farajzadeh, Ali Viterbi, Ben Weissman, Melissa McKinstry and Amanda Lazare, brought home several blue ribbon first-place awards at the 2009 San Diego County Fair, including The Roar yearbook, Eighteen Magazine, Student Life double-page spread on friendship, and Athletics division double-page spread. In addition, the Student Life spread received the Best in Class Rosette Award, and the Athletics division spread received the Best in Class Rosette Award and the Best of Show Award. Courtesy photo
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