Commending Brent Jordan, 2013 Valedictorian of Kingston High School

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  • 25 / Mar / 2013
  • 17 / Apr / 2013
  • 17 / Apr / 2013

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LEGISLATIVE RESOLUTION commending Brent Jordan, 2013 Valedictorian of
Kingston High School in recognition of his outstanding accomplishment

WHEREAS, It is the custom of this Legislative Body to honor the youth of
today -- the leaders of tomorrow -- whose character and achievements
exemplify the ideals and values cherished by this great State and
Nation; and
WHEREAS, Attendant to such concern, and in full accord with its long-
standing traditions, this Legislative Body is justly proud to recognize
and commend Brent Jordan, the 2013 Valedictorian of Kingston High
School, Kingston, New York, in recognition of his outstanding academic
performance and exemplary achievement; and
WHEREAS, Brent Jordan is graduating with a 101 Grade Point Average and
plans to attend Notre Dame University and major in engineering; and
WHEREAS, Brent Jordan has been an active and valued member of the
Kingston High School community; in addition to being a member of the KHS
football and basketball teams, he has been the Treasurer of the Class of
2013 for the past two years; he has also spearheaded charity food drives
for the Queens Galley, a local soup kitchen; and
WHEREAS, Brent Jordan may now stand with pride as he assesses his
achievements, experiences the satisfaction of his labors and the joy of
his accomplishments, eager to face the new experiences of a challenging
world; and
WHEREAS, This exceptional student of Kingston High School represents
the potential inherent in our most precious resource, our youth; his
achievements have brought enduring honor to his family and community and
should be recognized and saluted; and
WHEREAS, It is the sense of this Legislative Body to commend students
of outstanding character who have shown initiative and a commitment to
constantly pursuing higher goals for themselves, and act as role models
of leadership to be emulated by their peers; now, therefore, be it
RESOLVED, That this Legislative Body pause in its deliberations to
commend Brent Jordan, 2013 Valedictorian of Kingston High School, in
recognition of his outstanding accomplishment, and to extend to him the
best wishes of this Legislative Body for a future of purposeful success
and well-being; and be it further
RESOLVED, That a copy of this Resolution, suitably engrossed, be tran-
smitted to Brent Jordan.


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