SCHROON LAKE - Sarah Garcia and Alyssa Lough lead the Schroon Lake Central School Class of 2010.
Garcia, daughter of Tom and Amy Garcia, is the valedictorian.
Garcia has combined her junior and senior years together in order to graduate early. She plans to attend Adirondack Community College and hopes to become a high school math teacher.
She is student council president and has served as a class vice president. She played varsity soccer and was a cheerleader. She has also participated in six school plays.
Outside of school Garcia has volunteered at Moses-Ludington Hospital in Ticonderoga, at the Open Door Soup Kitchen in Glens Falls and the North Country Mission of Hope, assisting poor people in Nicaragua. She has also been been active at Our Lady of Lourdes Catholic Church in Schroon Lake and completed a marketing internship with the Olympic Regional Development Authority during the 2009 toboggan world championships.
Lough, daughter of Don and Darla Lough, is salutatorian.
She plans to attend Word of Life Bible Institute with a goal of becoming an elementary school teacher.
Lough is president of the National Honor Society, co-editor of the yearbook, senior class secretary and student council secretary.
Outside of school Lough has volunteered with the Adirondack marathon, the local youth commission soccer program, the Mountainside Bible Chapel child care program, the Salvation Army and the Schroon-North Hudson Historical Society.