Betts, Hamblet Named 2017 Valedictorian and Salutatorian

Betts, Hamblet Named 2017 Valedictorian and Salutatorian
Posted on 05/09/2017
2017 Valedictorian & SalutatorianClyde-Savannah High School is thrilled to announce that Rosalie Betts and Andrew Hamblet have been named Class of 2017's Valedictorian and Salutatorian.






Rosalie BettsValedictorian Rosalie Betts has a remarkable cumulative grade point average of 97.967% and will graduate high school with 26 college credits. Rosalie is a very hard-working young woman. She has been active in several school sponsored sports over the last four years. She spent two years on the tennis team and one year on the basketball team. Rosalie also attempted running cross country for a season. The two sports she has excelled the most in have been swimming and track. Rosalie holds several school records in both of these sports and feels pride seeing her name on the wall in events such as the 4 by 100 relay and the 400. Lastly, Rosalie has participated in band through most of high school and enjoys playing on stage for friends and family during concerts. Despite being so involved in sports and band, Rosalie manages to balance a part-time job at the Waterloo Outlets in her spare time.

Rosalie has earned numerous academic awards while at Clyde-Savannah. She has been on Principal’s Honor Roll for all quarters she has been at Clyde-Savannah. She has also earned the designation of Special Honors for holding an academic average over 100 during this time.

Upon graduation from Clyde-Savannah High School, Rosalie will attend Finger Lakes Community College where she will obtain a nursing degree. She hopes to use her credits earned from Clyde-Savannah in our Gemini program to jump start her education and finish the program early. She also intends to apply for a scholarship through FLCC based on the high number of credits earned while in high school. Rosalie resides with her proud parents Frank and Paula Betts in Savannah.



Andrew HambletSalutatorian Andrew Hamblet has a remarkable cumulative grade point average of 97.658% and will graduate high school with 30 college credits. Andrew is a hard-working, busy young man. He is an active member of many service oriented clubs through school and the community. He was a member of Cross Country (2 years), Varsity Football (1 year), Indoor Track (2 years) and Outdoor Track (4 years). He served as the Treasurer for the Class of 2017 for all four years of high school. He also was a member of Chess Club and MasterMinds.

Most notably, Andrew has been involved in Boy Scouts for several years. He was inducted into the Order of the Arrow, which is the honor society for Boy Scouts, and was a Senior Patrol Leader. This year, Andrew earned his Eagle Scout Award for his service work throughout the summer on fire hydrants in the community.

Andrew has earned numerous academic awards while at Clyde-Savannah. He has been on Principal’s Honor Roll for all quarters he has been at Clyde-Savannah. He has also earned the designation of Special Honors for holding an academic average over 100 during this time. He was inducted into the National Honor Society because of his spectacular academic record.

Upon graduation from Clyde-Savannah High School, Andrew will attend Niagara University where he was also accepted into the ROTC program. Though he is not committed to one major, he is leaning towards a focus in psychology to continue his work with helping people. After graduation, he will be considered an officer in the Army where he will serve for several years before seeking a career in the mental health profession. Andrew resides with his proud parents Harold and Mary Beth Hamblet in Savannah.