Spelling Bee

Spelling Bee
Posted on 03/06/2020
On Tuesday, February 4, Mount Airy Elementary School's third, fourth, and fifth grade students participated in the Scripps National Spelling Bee. The students were given words to spell from materials prepared by the Scripps National Spelling Bee Program. Students displayed knowledge learned throughout their school experience while competing for top honors. Rylee Farmer, a fifth grader, claimed first place and Callia Bowling, a fourth grader, was the second place winner. The following students also earned their way into the final round of the school spelling bee: Lilliann Farmer, Rodney Ward, Sarah Franklin, Jada Coles, Sophie Lamb, Nicholas Boswell, Ezequiel Estrada, Mariana Diaz-Nunes, Luis Solis-Ontiveros and Landon Bowling. Rylee and Callia will participate in the Danville Area Spelling Bee, which will be held at Averett University on Saturday, March 21, 2020.

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Spelling Bee