valedictorian: ÉS Notre-Dame-du-Sault student excels in sports, music and academics


Nicole Ayotte, a grade 12 soon-to-graduate from École secondaire Notre-Dame-du-Sault (Sault Ste. Marie), is an exceptional young lady who knows how to divide her time between sports and cultural activities at school and her studies. Nicole stood out in everything that she undertook during her four years in high school. Her respect for others, gentle and welcoming personality, as well as her determination are much appreciated qualities that have contributed to her success.

Passionate about music, Nicole has been part of the school’s music group Collage since elementary school and has represented the school at several community and school activities such as Sky’s the Limit, Quand ça nous chante and others.

A member of the volleyball team since grade 9, Nicole stands out for her resilience, positive attitude and team spirit. Without a doubt, she has always been a good role model for her peers.

Nicole managed to maintain a high academic average throughout her studies. Reliable, she always submits quality work on time and also takes the time to lend a hand to her peers who can always benefit from her knowledge and resourcefulness.

Nicole has all the knowledge and skills required to pursue her studies in chemistry and forensic sciences at the University of Toronto.