St. Rose of Lima Academy school-level competition of the National Geographic Bee
- Student: Seamus O'Neill
- School: St. Rose of Lima Academy
- Class/grade: Seven
- Award: school-level competition of the National Geographic Bee
Seamus O’Neill won the St. Rose of Lima Academy school-level competition of the National Geographic Bee on January 9th and a chance to win a $25,000 college scholarship.
The school-level Bee, at which students answered oral questions on geography, was the first round in the 25th annual National Geography Bee.
Thousands of schools throughout the United States and in the five U.S. territories participated.
Seamus will now take a written test and up to 100 of the top scorers on that test in each state will then be eligible to compete in their state Bee on April 5, 2013.
Congratulations and good luck Seamus, as he continues with the competition!