ELLSWORTH — Ellsworth High School Principal Dan Clifford has announced the Class of 2020 honor parts recipients, Valedictorian Eden Salzig and Salutatorian Allison Robbins.
Salzig, the daughter of John Salzig and Barbara LaCasce of Ellsworth, is graduating with an earned grade point average of 101.63. She was the recipient of the Maine Principals’ Association Principals’ Award for 2020.
“Eden is a very talented musician, very personable, self-motivated, and gets along with all people,” according to Clifford.
Her activities while at EHS include symphonic band, pep band, jazz band, jazz combos, Math Team, Green Team, book club, Friends of Rachel Club, Gender-Sexuality Diversity Alliance (treasurer), Tri-M-(president), National Science Honor Society (co-president) and National Honor Society. She will attend Bowdoin College in the fall to major in physics.
The Class of 2020 salutatorian is Allison Robbins, the daughter of Heather and Robert Robbins of Ellsworth. She is graduating with an earned grade point average of 101.08.
“Allison is a kind person, extremely hard worker, self-motivated, and is goal-oriented,” Clifford stated.
At EHS, she was involved in Math Team (captain), Chess Club, Book Club, Debate Club, National Science Honor Society, varsity soccer, JV softball (captain) and tutoring. She also volunteered at the Bangor Public Library and worked at Dunkin’ Donuts. Robbins will attend the University of Maine in the fall to major in business and accounting.