For the first time the Elks Lodge has honored both a boy and girl with their monthly middle school Student of the Month award. Both students attend Jack G. Desmond Middle School.
Eighth graders Armando Ibarra and Catrina Burns were presented their awards by Elks Exalted Ruler Eddie Block and Student of the Month coordinator John Bliss during the lodge’s family night and dinner Friday.
The students were nominated by Desmond vice-principal Noel Jimenez.
According to Jimenez, Armando meets the very definition of a student athlete...