A Celebration of Excellence


The South Bend Community School Corporation’s (SBCSC) Celebration of Excellence in Student Achievement is an annual event that recognizes the Corporation’s most distinguished graduating seniors for their scholastic and fine arts accomplishments.

Marking its thirtieth anniversary, distinguished student scholars of the Class of 2018 were recognized for their individual and collective excellence on the local, state, and national levels. The following TRiO scholars were recognized:

Maximina Andrade - Early College, Early Childhhod - Riley High School

Sierra Blair - Fine Arts Scholar - Riley High School

Indonesia Brown - Lilly Scholar, Adams High School

Lauraine Davidson - Valedictorian,Wells Scholar Nominee, and the Mayor’s Scholar Award, Washington High School

Chantel Hardin - Lugar Scholar Nominee - Washington High School

Shanita Hunt - Wells Scholar Nominee - Washington High School

Fiona Hughes - Valedictorian, John Adams High School

Anna Jurgonski - Indiana Academic All-Star Nominee, Clay High School

Jiaying Lin - Fine Arts Scholar - Clay High School

Mireya Robles - Salutatorian and Wells Scholar Nominee, Washington High School

Caleb Rodriguez - Indiana Acdemic All-Star and Lugar Scholar Nominee - Washington High School

Harry Tucker - Salutatorian - Clay High School

“The ladder of success is best climbed by stepping on the rungs of opportunity.” - Ayn Rand

Congratulations, Scholars!