I just wanted to say how proud I am of all of you! Smithies rocked the Regional History Bee on Saturday, April 13 at Orchard Lake Middle School. Out of the 31 who decided to participate we have 14 or 15 (Waiting to hear if one qualified in the final round) qualified for Nationals and 8 Qualified for the International Competition. So excited and happy for all of you!
Here is the list of National Qualifiers:
6th grade: Ashton Bruining, Julia Miller, Kazim Taqi, Lucas Yessayan and (Aiden Graho ?)
7th Grade: Mark Hong, Michael Hong, Steven Li, Brian Liu, Junha Park, Ashmit Shrinivasa and Achyudt Venkat
8th Grade: Miguel Gambalan, Andrew Kwon and Dennis Yang