Congratulations to 8th grader Alejandro Orestano! He has qualified as a semifinalist eligible to compete in the 2020 Illinois National Geographic GeoBee Illinois State Competition. Alejandro will take a test on Friday, March 27 to see if he will move on to the National competition held in Washington D.C.
The National Geographic Society has invited up to 100 of the top-scoring students in each of the 50 states, the District of Columbia, Department of Defense Dependents Schools and U.S. territories to compete in the State Bees.
Congratulations to Alejandro!