WOODSTOCK - Anthony Bald of Woodstock and Asa Waterworth of
Pittsfield have been selected to serve as Valedictorian and
Salutatorian of Woodstock Union High School's Class of 2013,
respectively. The commencement ceremony will be held Friday, June
14, at the school campus.
Both Bald and Waterworth are academically exceptional students
who have pursued well-balanced program of studies in addition to
participating in a variety of extracurricular activities including
school sports teams, clubs and volunteer opportunities.
Bald has received a number of honors, including the Dartmouth
College Book Award 2012 and University of Vermont Math Contest Best
in School 2010, 2011 and 2012. He is a member of the National Honor
Society and the National French Honor Society. Bald participated on
the school's Cross Country Running and the Track and Field
Some of Bald's volunteer activities include the theater
technical crew and as a counselor with the Student Outreach
Services group that helps peers cope with transitions, grief and
loss, or addictions. A 4.0 student, Bald will attend Pomona College
in California, where he plans to major in mathematics.
Waterworth has earned numerous academic and art awards including
the Wellesley College Book Award, the UV Photo Slam Jurors Award
and the VINS Environmental Award at the AVA Gallery. She is a
member of the National Honor Society and the National French Honor
Society, and studied abroad in Saint Gaudens France for a semester.
Waterworth participated on both the Soccer and Lacrosse teams.
She volunteers weekly in the school's Community Classroom and
for the Special Olympics through Zack's Place. Waterworth plans to
attend Connecticut College to pursue studies in Sociology and