Congratulations to the Ellsworth High School Class of 2014. Class Night for the Class of 2014 will be Wednesday, June 11 at 6:30 PM and Graduation will be Friday, June 13 at  7 PM.

Sasha Rydlizky (Photo Courtesy Sasha Rydlizky)


The Valedictorian for the Ellsworth Class of 2014 is Sasha Rydlizky. Sasha is the daughter of Victor Rydlizky and Heather Wagner. She plans to attend SUNY Purchase College to get a BFA in dance. While in high school, Rydizky has been a member of the National Honors Society. She has taken dance classes at the School of the Robinson Ballet, and Thomas School of Dance, and performed with their respective companies, the Robinson Ballet and Bangor Ballet Company. Sasha volunteered consistently throughout high school at the University of Maine Museum of Art and Woodlawn Museum.

Brayden Beardsley (Photo Courtesy Brayden Beardsley)


The Salutatorian is Brayden Beardsley, son of Andrew and Andrea Beardsley of Surry. He plans to attend Trinity College in Hartford Connecticut while majoring in Mechanical Engineering. Brayden is the 2013 Penobscot Valley Conference Cross Country Champion, 2013 Hancock County Cross Country Champion, 2013 Eastern Maine Cross Country Runner up, and placed 3rd in the 2013 Maine State Cross Country Championship. He has also participated in Outdoor Track, Indoor Track, Show Choir, Student Council, International Thespian Society, National Honors Society, Modern Music Masters Society, and is a class officer.