Ken Curto Faybian Justin Sanchez and Anja Noelle Hansen are the Elks Jr. Students of the month for November.

Ken Curto | Faybian Justin Sanchez and Anja Noelle Hansen are the Elks Jr. Students of the month for November.

Faybian Justin Sanchez and Anja Noelle Hansen have been named Junior Students of the Month for November, according to Ely Elks Lodge #1469.

Sanchez, age 14, is the son of Jenny Dawson and Michael Cardinal of Ely.

Hansen, age 13, is the daughter of Aaron Hansen of Ely.  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.

Sanchez has been active in advanced band and plays the guitar. His hobbies

are crocheting, making handmade gifts, organizing animals, dancing and making people laugh.

Hansen has been active in basketball, leadership, band, FLA, math, science, social studies and 5th period.  She is also the office held-campaign manager and her hobbies are reading, writing, filling out forms, answering brothers

questions and playing yelling at chickens.