Las Vegas Elks Lodge #408 hosted its annual Youth Awards Banquet for the 2011-12 Elks Lodge Students of the Month. The students from September 2011 through May 2012 were awarded from Robertson High School, West Las Vegas High School, Mora High School and Wagon Mound High School. There were about 200 students, parents, family, and Elk members in attendance. The students and their families were treated to dinner and given certificates for their achievements. From these students of the month a "Student of the Year" was awarded from each school. These students will be given a $1,000 scholarship to attend the college of their choice. From left: Exalted Ruler Matthew Solano, Marcos Mondragon from Mora High School, Christian Chavez from West Las Vegas High School, Sean Lujan from Robertson High School, and not pictured, Amber Maestas from Wagon Mound High School, Barbara Venturi and Philip Leger.