MIDDLEBURY-Middlebury Union High School officials selected three co-valedictorians for the Class of 2010-
Craig Burt is the son of Nate and Lynda Burt of Middlebury. He has achieved High Honors and Honors throughout high school, earning the Presidential Award for Academic Excellence in grades nine and ten. Craig received an Honorable Mention Award as a National Merit Scholar. He was also a Presidential Scholars Semi-Finalist from Vermont. Craig was the recipient of the American Legion Department Award for math and science in grades nine and eleven and received the Middlebury College Book Award last June. He is the president of the local chapter of National Honor Society and a Peer Leader Coordinator.
Kaitlin Kirkaldy is the daughter of Andy and Kristine Kirkaldy of Middlebury. She has achieved High Honors throughout high school, earning the Presidential Award for Academic Excellence in grades nine, ten and eleven. Kaitlyn was presented with the Dorey Cup last June, an honor bestowed on one male and one female student in grade 11 for overall athletic ability, leadership, scholarship and moral integrity.
Connor Ross is the son of Peter Ross and Elizabeth Connor of Bridport. He has achieved High Honors throughout high school, earning the Presidential Award for Academic Excellence in grades nine, ten, and eleven. Connor was the recipient of the American Legion Department Award for mathematics in grade ten. He is currently a member of the National Honor Society. In sports, Connor played soccer each year of high school and served as captain of the team this year. He was active in the Student Senate for ninth, tenth, and eleventh grade and served as a Peer Leader this year. Connor was selected to attend Green Mountain Boys' State. He also volunteered for several community service projects ranging from Special Olympics to helping at the Humane Society.