Watch Cody Simpson’s High School Valedictorian Speech


We already know he can sing and dance, but did you know Cody Simpson also has brains?

The hot Australian pop singer graduated from high school last week … and at the top of his class! Cody, 17, was named Valedictorian at his Atlanta school and shared his speech on Instagram.

In first of two videos, Cody wrote: “proud times! graduated high school as Valedictorian of my class today. finished high school at home administered through this lovely school here in the South, proud to have received the highest GPA of the school amidst this hectic lifestyle of mine. Anything can be accomplished if you open your mind!”

In the second video the singer posted, he shared with his fans that he believes in intelligence over anything, and also tweeted, “Ladies and gentlemen, intelligence will always remain the sexiest thing in the world above all. Don’t forget it.”

The Dancing with the Stars contestant posted an Instagram picture of himself in a cap and gown, and captioned it, “that boy growin up quick.”