As the students entered the field at Missisquoi Valley Union High School, a calm  settled over the crowd. The only sound that could be heard, other than music, was the voice of a someone greeting each student by name. Each smiled back. 

The graduating class of 2021 had 130 students cross its stage, 16 named to the National Honor Society and 8 entering the Vermont Early College Program. 

In a year that seemed so impossible, they made the improbable happen.

(0) comments

Welcome to the discussion.

Thank you for taking part in our commenting section. We want this platform to be a safe and inclusive community where you can freely share ideas and opinions. Comments that are racist, hateful, sexist or attack others won’t be allowed. Just keep it clean. Do these things or you could be banned:

• Don’t name-call and attack other commenters. If you’d be in hot water for saying it in public, then don’t say it here.

• Don’t spam us.

• Don’t attack our journalists.

Let’s make this a platform that is educational, enjoyable and insightful.

Email questions to darkin@orourkemediagroup.com.

Share your opinion

Avatar

Join the conversation

Recommended for you