2017-2018 Best Yearbook Contest Winners - YearbookLife

Every year, all printed elementary school, middle school and high school yearbooks are automatically entered into our Best Yearbook Contest. Depending on your school’s grade level, you are entered into one of two Categories: Elementary School or Middle School/High School.

Yearbooks are judged on the following four criteria:

Overall Originality
Yearbook Creativity
Yearbook Theme Consistency
Yearbook Image Quality

Oh, and it’s not just for bragging rights. The prizes are as follows:

Middle School /High Schools:
1st Place: $250
2nd Place: $150

Elementary Schools:
1st Place: $250
2nd Place: $150
Cover Honorable Mention / Student Drawing – $100

There were SO many great entries, and it was really hard to pick the winners, but we finally came to a consensus.

We are very pleased to announce the winners of the 2017-2018 Yearbook Cover Contest.

Without further adieu…


1st Place Winner – Middle / High School: Alameda Science and Technology Institute

1st Place Winner of the 2017-2018 Best Overall Middle/High School Yearbook and $250 Prize.

1st Place Winner of the 2017-2018 Best Overall Middle/High School Yearbook and $250 Prize.


2nd Place Winner – Middle / High School: Pacific Union College Prep

2nd Place Winner of the 2017-2018 Best Overall Middle/High School Yearbook and $150 Prize.

2nd Place Winner of the 2017-2018 Best Overall Middle/High School Yearbook and $150 Prize.


1st Place Winner – Elementary School: Manatee Bay Elementary

1st Place Winner of the 2017-2018 Best Overall Elementary School Yearbook and $250 Prize.

1st Place Winner of the 2017-2018 Best Overall Elementary School Yearbook and $250 Prize.


2nd Place Winner – Elementary School: Country Hills Elementary

2nd Place Winner of the 2017-2018 Best Overall Elementary School Yearbook and $150 Prize.

2nd Place Winner of the 2017-2018 Best Overall Elementary School Yearbook and $150 Prize.


Best Student Cover Drawing Winner: Ohlone Elementary

Winner of the 2017-2018 Best Student Yearbook Cover Drawing and $100 Prize.

Winner of the 2017-2018 Best Student Yearbook Cover Drawing and $100 Prize.


Looking forward to next year’s designs!