Venice High School and the Venice-Marina Rotary Club have honored 38 graduating seniors with the “2005 Jacket of Excellence Award.”

The award honors high achievement by seniors who have met one or more of the following qualifications:

n a 3.75 cumulative grade point average (achieved by 34 students);

n a full-point increase in cumulative grade point average from the first semester of ninth grade to the first semester of 12th grade (two students); or

n perfect attendance for grades nine, ten, and 11 (two students).