BELFAST — Ada Potter, 18, is this year’s valedictorian for Belfast Area High School’s graduating class.

The Belfast teenager, daughter of Kate Forand and Benjamin Potter, will attend Bowdoin College in the fall and double major in environmental science and studio art.

Salutatorian is Jonah Lovejoy, son of Johanna Peterson and Jeff Lovejoy, BAHS principal. Jonah will attend the University of Chicago in the fall, studying molecular engineering with a specialization in sustainable energy and water resources.

Jonah Lovejoy, class of 2022 salutatorian at BAHS. Courtesy of Belfast Area High School














Ranking third in the class of 2022 is Grace Hall.  The daughter of Charity Hall and Roderick Hall, Grace has lived in Swanville and the greater Belfast area all her life. Grace will attend Vanderbilt University in Nashville, Tennessee, studying biomedical engineering with a minor in health, medicine and society, on a pre-med track.

Grace Hall, who ranks third in the BAHS class of 2022. Courtesy of Belfast Area High School




















Other top students in the BAHS class of 2022 are Ronin DeSchamps and Madison Shorey.