The Elks of Wareham Lodge No. 1548 sponsors the Elks Student of the Month and Student of the Year Awards for students enrolled in local area high schools. The criteria used in nominating a student includes a student who excels in scholarship, citizenship, performing arts, fine arts, hobbies, athletics, church, school, club and community service, industry and farming.
Congratulations to Senior Connor Bailey of Mattapoisett, who was selected by the Old Rochester Regional High School faculty and staff to be the December Student of the Month. Connor has a positive attitude towards school work, teachers and other students. He is active in school sports, demonstrates leadership on and off the field and was also chosen for Student Government Day. Besides being active in school sports, he stays involved in community service. His positive attitude makes him a good representative for ORR.