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Centennial Secondary School
School District No. 43 (Coquitlam)
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Valedictorian Process for Grad 2022 has Begun

May 06, 2022



  • Must be in good standing to graduate as of June 2022 (no 'I' Reports, no courses that have been failed this year)
  • 4 teacher nominations


Interested potential nominees must submit the following to be considered for nomination:

  • Teacher Nomination Forms (4) (this is an online form the link has been emailed to all teachers and was included in the email sent to families)

  • Short Essay (1 page, typed, double-spaced) – “Why I Should Be Valedictorian", completed on your own (submitted Mr. Jackson at

*This package is to be emailed before 4 pm, May 13th 2022 (no exceptions!)


May 5th – 13th  – The online Nomination forms goes live  

May  13th                            – Nomination forms and teacher forms due to the Mr. Jackson's email                                                                                              by 4 p.m.

May 16th                             –    Nominee Staff Selection Committee meeting

May 17th                             –   Successful nominees announced

May 18th                             –   Successful nominee meeting to discuss campaign process and                                                                                   requirements. Time TBA.

May 26th                              –   Speeches will be shared to grade 12 students.  Online voting will                                                                             occur. 

May 27th                              –    Valedictorian announced



Centennial Secondary School

570 Poirier Street, Coquitlam BC
V3J 6A8
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