SOUTH BEND, Ind.--- South Bend students were recognized tonight for their achievements this school year.
The 26th annual "Celebration of Excellence" was held at the Century Center.
Forty-seven high school seniors from Adams, Clay, Riley, Washington and Rise-Up were honored for their academic and fine arts accomplishments.
Deputy Mayor Mark Neal opened the ceremony, followed by South Bend Schools Superintendent Dr. Carole Schmidt.
A reception for all of the "Distinguished Scholars" was held afterwards.