Seth R. Manning and Madilyn A. Dishong have been named Students of the Month for March, according to Ely Elks Lodge #1469.

Manning, age 14, is the son of Lara and Joshua Manning of Ely.  Dishong, age 13, is the daughter of Cody and Johnathan Dishong 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.

Manning has been active in football, wrestling, track, learning, science and the  Ed A organization.   His hobbies are riding PSY, watching movies, television, basketball and hanging out with friends.

Dishong has been active in dance, volleyball and children’s theatre.  Her hobbies are dancing, board games and reading.