Posted by boston.com December 24, 2013 10:00 AM
The following was submitted by the Mystic Valley Regional Charter School:
Julian Ospina, an eighth grade students at the Mystic Valley Charter School won the annual Geo Bee. The contest is round one of a nationwide contest sponsored by National Geographic in which a student champion is crowned from each school before heading on to the next level of competition. Students from grades 4-8 are eligible to compete.
Julian and fifth grader Adam Fletcher were the final two competitors in the contest. Ospina won when he correctly identified Pennsylvania as a state that was founded by the Quakers .