Commending Darrell J. Getman upon the occasion of his designation as Honor Speaker of Fonda-Fultonville High School's Class of 2013

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LEGISLATIVE RESOLUTION commending Darrell J. Getman upon the occasion of
his designation as Honor Speaker of Fonda-Fultonville High School's
Class of 2013, on June 22, 2013

WHEREAS, It is the sense of this Legislative Body to act, in accord with
its long-standing traditions, honoring the youth of today, and leaders
of tomorrow, whose character and achievements best exemplify the ideals
and values cherished by this great State and Nation; and
WHEREAS, A student of singular distinction, Darrell J. Getman has
distinguished himself as a student of superlative ability, establishing
a high standard of academic excellence and purposefulness of life rarely
achieved in youthful years; and
WHEREAS, Darrell Getman, through his diligence and rigorous efforts,
has been designated Honor Speaker of Fonda-Fultonville High School's
Class of 2013; the graduation ceremony will take place on Saturday, June
22, 2013; and
WHEREAS, Darrell Getman, in achieving this high academic honor, may
take just pride in the inspiration and contribution to the spirit of
excellence he brings to his family, friends, community and school; and
WHEREAS, The son of Darrell and Lorraine Getman of Johnstown, Darrell
Getman is ranked third in the Class of 2013; he will be attending SUNY
Geneseo in the fall; and
WHEREAS, Darrell Getman is a member of the National Honor Society,
Wind Ensemble, and the Key Club, and was Co-editor of the 2011 Fonda-
Fultonville High School Yearbook; and
WHEREAS, A dedicated scholar, he is a recipient of the Frederick Doug-
lass and Susan B. Anthony Award from the University of Rochester, the
2012 Student Sage Award, the Global Regents Award, and the American
History Regents Award; in addition, Darrell Getman has earned the High-
est Average Award in both 10th and 11th grades, the Chemistry Award, the
Algebra 2/Trig Award and the Honors Geometry Award; and
WHEREAS, As Darrell Getman takes his leave of Fonda-Fultonville High
School, he bequeaths a legacy of academic achievement, school involve-
ment and community service to which others may aspire; and
WHEREAS, Darrell Getman stands poised on the threshold of a broad and
challenging world; a testament to the love and nurturing care of his
family, friends and school; and
WHEREAS, This Legislative Body is moved to honor Darrell J. Getman, a
dedicated and able scholar, recognizing the value of his labors and the
promise of his future; now, therefore, be it
RESOLVED, That this Legislative Body pause in its deliberations to
commend Darrell Getman upon the occasion of his designation as Honor
Speaker of Fonda-Fultonville High School's Class of 2013, to congratu-
late him on his outstanding academic achievement, and to extend to him
the best wishes of this Legislative Body for a future of purposeful
success and well-being, appreciative of the model he represents for all
aspiring young people of the Empire State; and be it further
RESOLVED, That a copy of this Resolution, suitably engrossed, be tran-
smitted to Darrell Getman.


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