7th grader wins First Place at NY History Day

Katia de Jong, 7th Grade, won First Place for her individual historical paper: Dian Fossey: Taking a Stand for the Mountain Gorillas.  Katia will now go on to the National History Day Competition in Washington D.C. this June!  This is the first time someone from the NY History Day Region has qualified for Nationals in the historical paper category.IMG_9978