Garrett Wade Rice and Alyssa Mechelle Zehr have been named Students of the Month for February, according to Ely Elks Lodge #1469.
Rice and Zehr are the second set of students honored by the Ely Elks Lodge at Ely Learning Bridge Charter School.
Rice, age 14, is the son of Jeff and Jheri Rice of Ely. Zehr, age 14, is the daughter of Brandi Zehr of Ely. Both are 8th graders at Learning Bridge Charter School.
The Student of the Month program is sponsored by the Elks Lodge in an effort to bring recognition to outstanding students in the area.
Multiple achievement, citizenship, scholarship and leadership are the basis for selection of Students of the Month.
Rice has been active in Student Council, football and basketball. His hobbies are hunting, riding in the hills, camping, scouting and shooting.
Zehr has been active in hunting, art and riding dirt bikes. Her hobbies are hunting and listening to music.