North Mahaska 4th – 8th grade students participated in class competitions to determine two students from each grade who would participate in the North Mahaska Geography Bee. On Thursday, January 18, the 4th – 8th grade qualifiers participated in the final round of competition to determine NM’s champion. After several rounds of challenging geography questions, Braden Steel earned the championship and was awarded a medal, certificate and inflatable globe.
4th Grade – Ryan Groom and Jaxon VanderVeer
5th Grade – Peyton Sanders and Kaleb Stout
6th Grade – Andy Knockel and Easton Korell
7th Grade – Braden Steel and PJ Stout
8th Grade – Dodge Duke and Layla Hargis