Aurora Rose Chaffee and  Charly Ann Bailey have been named Junior october1Students of the Month for October, according to Ely Elks Lodge #1469.

Chaffee, age 14, is the daughter of Aaron and Connie Chaffee of Ely. Bailey, age 14, is the daughter of Keva Brandis and Charles Bailey of Ruth.  Both are 8th graders at White Pine Middle School.

The Junior 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 Junior Students of the Month.

Chaffee has been active in cheerleading and WPMS leadership activities. She is a member of the Pure Talent Dance & Fitness organization and has taken ballet.  Her hobbies are dancing ballet, hunting, fishing, reading, camping and baking.

Bailey has been active in leadership, soccer, track, band and drama.  Her hobbies are reading, riding bikes, listening to music and singing.