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8th-grade achievers receive recognition

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Jim Grant / Tahoe Daily Tribune/ Kerri Montgomery, Soroptimist International of South Lake Tahoe member, congratulates the Eighth Grade Achievement Award winners. From left are Montgomery, Alex Herrera, Zaida Landeros, Karin Sharon, Matt Schorr, Alex Eidam and D.J. DuPuy.

Soroptimist International of South Lake Tahoe presented 2006-2007 Eighth Grade Achievement Awards to 16 students during a recent meeting of the service club at Harrah’s Lake Tahoe.

The awards are based not only on scholastic excellence, but on community involvement as well.

In addition to recognition for a job well done, each student received a certificate.

JoAnn Hernandez, counselor at South Tahoe Middle School, presented the awards to Alex Herrera and Zaida Landeros; Kingsbury Middle School principal Dan Wold and counselor Ann Schilling presented the awards to Karin Sharon and Matt Schorr; and St. Theresa School principal Danette Winslow made the presentations to Alex Eidam and D.J. DuPuy.