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Valedictorian and Salutatorian for the Class of 2021
Congratulations to Emma Sullivan and Aidan Heaney for being named the Salutatorian and Valedictorian for the BCS Class of 2021!
BCS is proud to congratulate Salutatorian Emma Sullivan! Emma is the daughter of Mark and Amy Sullivan and will graduate with a cumulative GPA of 96.4! Emma has been actively involved in Soccer, Basketball and Softball throughout high school. Emma has been a member of the National Honor Society serving as President and a member of the Student Council serving as Treasurer. She has been her Class President for all 4 years. Emma has been an active member of the BCS music department in both band and choir and has participated in all county, Area All State, Conference All State and All Eastern Choirs! Emma has had leading and supporting roles in every musical and theatrical production since middle school. Emma is a member of St. Patrick’s Roman Catholic Church where she has been an altar server and part of the music ministry. Emma has been a student in the highly selective New Visions Health Program at the CTE Center this year. Emma has volunteered her time for the Belfast Children’s Christmas Fund and at the Snack Shack for home sporting events. Emma is currently employed at Cuba Memorial Hospital as a COVID Checker. Next year, Emma plans to attend Nazareth College majoring in Occupational Therapy with a minor is Music!
Congratulations to Belfast Central School Valedictorian, Aidan Heaney! Aidan is the daughter of Aran and Teresa Heaney. She is graduating with a cumulative GPA of 97.7! Aidan is a member of the National Honor Society where she has served as Secretary. Aidan has been active in both vocal and instrumental music throughout her time at BCS. She has been involved in all county, Area All State and Conference All State ensembles! She has been a member of Masterminds and Scholastic Challenge for the past several years and is this year’s leader in the league for Masterminds! Aidan is a member of St. Patrick’s Roman Catholic church where she has served on the altar and been a part of the music ministry. Aidan’s biggest love is theatre. She has held leading and supporting roles in every BCS theatrical and musical performance since middle school and has also performed in numerous community theatres including The Olean Theatre Workshop, Olean Community Theatre, The Valley Theatre and the Town Theatre of Short Tract. Aidan was selected to attend the New York State Summer School of the Arts Theatre Program during the summer of 2019 and was invited to attend an advanced virtual program for the summer of 2020 and 2021. Next year, Aidan plans to attend SUNY Fredonia where she will pursue a BFA in Acting!