News & Announcements

Congratulations to Fred Zhang of Thomas Jefferson High School for Science and Technology (Alexandria, VA) – Varsity,  and Govind Prabhakar of Adlai Stevenson High School (Lincolnshire, IL) – Junior Varsity, the National Champions of the 2018 US History Bee! 105 Varsity and 142 Junior Varsity students – a record turnout  [ Read More ]

The US History Bee is delighted to welcome a record turnout of nearly 250 students who are contesting its 2018 National Championships at the Crystal Gateway Marriott in Arlington, VA on Friday, April 27! We have a great competition set for everyone to display their American history skills on the  [ Read More ]

The US History Bee is pleased to announce that the official A Set National Median Scores are 72 for Varsity and 53 for Junior Varsity. Anyone who has scored or who scores higher than these scores on the Exam qualifies for the 2018 US History Bee National Championships in their  [ Read More ]

The US History Bee is pleased to announce that through the end of January 2018, 35 Varsity and 51 JV students have taken the B Set National Qualifying Exam. As this year, we are calculating the National Median Scores earlier to give everyone more lead time to prepare to attend the  [ Read More ]

The US History Bee is pleased to announce that through the end of December 2017, 96 Varsity and 124 JV students have taken the C Set National Qualifying Exam. As this year, we are calculating the National Median Scores earlier to give everyone more lead time to prepare to attend the  [ Read More ]

The US History Bee is off and running with its 2017-2018 competition season, and for 11th grader, Matthew Sohn of ‘Iolani School in Honolulu (which also hosted the first exam site on October 14), the year began in perfect fashion, with a score of 100 on the C Set National  [ Read More ]

The US History Bee is pleased to begin its 5th anniversary competition year throughout the USA! For the 2017-2018 competition season, as in years past, we will once again offer the National Qualifying Exam at all Varsity and JV National History Bee and Bowl tournament sites, as well as by  [ Read More ]

The US History Bee’s National Qualifying Exams from the 2016-2017 competition season, along with their respective answer keys, are now available as practice resources for future years under the Sample Questions & Study Guide link off the About tab on the menu bar. You can also access them by clicking  [ Read More ]

The US History Bee held its 2017 National Championships on Friday, April 21 at the Crystal Gateway Marriott in Arlington, VA with a record 207 students competing from across the USA (101 Varsity, 106 Junior Varsity). After 6 rounds of preliminary competition and 3 (Varsity) or 2 (JV) playoff rounds,  [ Read More ]

The US History Bee is delighted to welcome a record 225+ competing students to its 2017 National Championships at the Crystal Gateway Marriott in Arlington, VA on Friday, April 21! Please see room assignments at www.nhbbstats.com – once rounds begin, statistics will be posted in real time here. Remember, there  [ Read More ]