DMS Student Places Third at State Geographic Bee

Dorseyville Middle School sixth grader Elijah Conklin recently won third place at the 2017 Pennsylvania Geographic State Bee. At the state bee, Elijah competed against more than 100 of the top-scoring fourth-eighth grade students in Pennsylvania. Elijah qualified for the state bee when he won the competition at Dorseyville Middle School and then earned high marks on an online National Geography Bee test.

The 28th Pennsylvania Geographic Bee was held March 31 at the State Museum of Pennsylvania in Harrisburg.