Following is a selection of quotes from local valedictory addresses:
The only criteria that must be met in order to be successful is that we remain lifelong learners and keep moving forward. - Liam Anderson, GDHS
St-Andrew’s Day is great because it allows us to bring out our inner Scotsman even with a last name like Lamarche. - Eric Lamarche, Char-Lan
Being at this school, I've never had to worry about whether or not I'll be shunned, hazed or beat up because of my interests or because of how I choose to present myself. While I don't expect to be universally accepted, I know coming to school that I will be treated with decency and respect by my peers. - Adam Vlacholias, Holy Trinity
Making a difference can mean making someone’s day brighter or standing up for a cause that makes the world a better place. - Brad Pecore, Tagwi Secondary School.