Mt Laurel student advances to top 10 at National Geographic Bee

Kapil Nathan, a fifth grader at Mt Laurel Elementary, is competing in the National Geographic Bee this week.

Kapil Nathan, a fifth grader at Mt Laurel Elementary, is competing in the National Geographic Bee this week. (File)

By EMILY SPARACINO / Staff Writer

Mt Laurel Elementary School fifth grader Kapil Nathan earned a spot in the top 10 at the National Geographic Bee in Washington, D.C. the morning of May 11.

Nathan will compete on national television on May 13.

For more on Nathan and his journey to the National Geographic Bee, click here.