This year’s graduates were Miranda Alper, Julia Baer, Jason Baretz, Alexandra Castiel, Harold (Harry) Cohen, Elisa Damari, Deborah Frank, Brian Graziano, Jonathan Graziano, Carly Haber, Maya Hanan, Samuel Jacobs, Marcelle Katri, Leah Koretski, Scott Koszer, Brett Levine, Danielle Shabi, Michael Sobelman, Bennett Susman, and Jonathan Swill.
Closing exercises for all other students were held on the last day of school, Sunday, May 17.
The president of the school board, Elayne Kalina, joined its principal, Bess Adler, and the students’ congregational rabbis in presenting diplomas and gifts to the graduates. Rabbi Ronald Roth of the Fair Lawn Jewish Center/CBI gave the d’var Torah.
Miranda Alper, Harold (Harry) Cohen, Marcelle Katri, and Danielle Shabi won excellence in participation awards.
The Bergen County High School of Jewish Studies is a regional Sunday Hebrew high school program for students in eighth through twelfth grades.