Sorrento Primary School Junior Beta members attended the Louisiana State Junior Beta Convention on Feb. 25-26 in Lafayette.

Thousands of students from around the state promoted the ideals of academic achievement, character, service and leadership among elementary and secondary school students, a news release said.

Representing Sorrento Primary School at the convention were sponsors Erin Gaspar and Lauren LaCour and students Stephanie Hebert, Allison Frye, Paris Gomez, Madeline Baudoin, Allesandra Simoni, Taylor Peak, Ethan Desoto and Aiden Cloud.

Ethan, a fifth-grader, won third place in the social studies contest.