Adirondack Christian School graduates 8

From left, Adirondack Christian School graduates Hannah Tremblay, Cameron Akey and valedictorian Grace Hodgson pose together before graduation on June 15. The three students attended ACS from Pre-K through 12th grade. (Provided photo — Kristy Akey)

WILMINGTON — Adirondack Christian School’s eight-member Class of 2024 graduated on June 15.

Grace Hodgson was named valedictorian. Hodgson, the daughter of Mark and Melissa Hodgson of Jay, plans to pursue a degree in engineering at Michigan State University in the fall.

Hodgson’s cousin, Millie Hodgson, was named salutatorian. The daughter of Todd and Kelli Hodgson of AuSable Forks, she plans to attend Geneva College to pursue a degree in nursing.

The commencement speaker was evangelist Dr. Ray Spence. Several graduates received scholarships during the ceremony, including Grace Hodgson, who received the New York State Education scholarship, and Hannah Tremblay, who received the 4H Stiles scholarship.

All graduates were recognized with an achievement award from New York state Comptroller Thomas DiNapoli’s office and a formal recognition from Rep. Elise Stefanik’s office.

Hannah Tremblay smiles shortly after receiving her diploma. (Provided photo — Kristy Akey)

Graduates of ACS’s Class of 2024 are Brennan Aardsma, Cameron Akey, Alexandra Gravatt, Grace Hodgson, Millie Hodgson, Michael Marcinak, Gideon Sayward and Hannah Tremblay.

Established in 1967, ACS is the oldest continuously-operating Christian school in New York.

The non-profit school is located on state Route 86 in Wilmington and teaches students in Pre-K through 12th grade.

From front to back, Adirondack Christian School Salutatorian Millie Hodgson, Valedictorian Grace Hodgson and Alexandra Gravatt exit ACS’s graduation ceremony on June 15. (Provided photo — Kristy Akey)

The 2024 graduates from the Adirondack Christian School in Wilmington. In the back row, from left, are Brennan Aardsma, Hannah Tremblay, Cameron Akey, Gideon Sayward and Mike Marciniak. In the front row, from left, are Millie Hodgson, Grace Hodgson and Alexandra Gravatt. (Provided photo)


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