Heston Gentry Windous and Emma Irene Holdaway have been named Students of the Month for January, according to Ely Elks Lodge #1469.

Windous, age 14, is the son of Moana and Vince Windous of Ely. Holdaway, age 13, is the daughter of Gretchen Derbidge and Paul Holdaway 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.

Windous has been active in football, baseball and basketball.  His hobbies are playing sports, hunting, traveling and being with family and friends.

Holdaway has been active with her Sacred Heart Church youth group.  Her hobbies are playing the piano, sewing, organizing, cooking, baking, reading and being an awesome person.