Wednesday, January 9 will be the Geo Bee.Mr. Cooper will be holding the annual National Geographic Geography Bee in his classroom (205) on Wednesday, January 9, 2019. The Bee will take place from 3:30 until the last student is standing. In past years the Bee has lasted until 6 pm. Students may leave when they are eliminated.
The Parcells winner of the Bee earns a medallion from the National Geographical Society, and the chance to take a qualifying test for the Michigan competition. Only the top 100 students taking the test in the state move on for the Michigan competition. The winner of the Michigan competition goes to the National competition in Washington D.C. and competes for $25,000 in college scholarship money.Students from all grades are welcome to participate.