Geographic Bee winner
Nicholas Percle, a fourth-grade student at Holy Cross Elementary, won the school-level competition of the National Geographic Bee recently. At the school-level Bee, Holy Cross Elementary students in fourth, fifth and sixth grades verbally answered oral questions on geography. Percle won the first round in the 25th annual national Geographic Bee sponsored by Google. He has taken a written test that could qualify him for the state Bee on April 4. From left are runner-up Grace Granger, fifth grade, and winner Percle.