MOUNT CARMEL - Mount Carmel Area Elks announces its Students of the Month for March.

Student of the Month

Student of the Month is senior Lauren Hause, a daughter of Harvey and Sandy Hause, of Kulpmont. Hause participates in track and field and cross country, and is a two-year captain of both. Hause is also listed in Future Nurses of America and the Interact club. She is a member of the National Honor Society and previously won the Rotary Student of the Month and Elks Junior Student of the Month awards and was this year's homecoming queen. Her future plans are to attend Misericordia University for nursing.

Junior Student of the Month

Junior Student of the Month is junior Caitlyn Curran, who resides with her grandparents, Robert and Bonnie Smith, of Mount Carmel. She is a captain of the color guard, participates in TV studio and powder puff football and attended the Lock Haven Math Competition. Curran is also in the chemistry club, Tech Ed club and developmental studies. Additionally, she participates in Odyssey of the Mind. She was a previous Junior High Pride Award winner, and is secretary of the Big Red Marching Band. Some of her interests include film photography, fishing, woodshop and color guard. Her future plans are to attend a two-year undergraduate study in pre-pharmacy and then attend a four-year pharmacy program.

Teenager of the Month

The Teenager of the Month is freshman Lane Tanney, a son of Angela and Edward Tanney, of Locust Gap. Tanney is a former Pride Award winner. Outside of school, he enjoys playing football, baseball and wrestling and also enjoys hanging out with friends and going to the movies.

Junior Teen of the Month

The Junior Teen of the Month is seventh-grade student Bradley Shurock, a son of Brian and Melissa Shurock, of Den Mar Gardens. Shurock activities include football, baseball and basketball. He was a former winner of the school board merit award. In his free time, he enjoys playing video games, playing sports and hanging out with friends. His future plans are to become an orthodontist.