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Spelling Bee

Grade levels: 5 - 8
Purpose and How do you Register: Students qualify for the school-wide bee by winning their Language Arts classroom competition. The school champion takes an online spelling/vocabulary test by the end of February to try and qualify for the WCPO 9 On Your Side Regional Spelling Bee. Regional champions compete at the non-local Scripps National Spelling Bee.
Months: January - February (National Bee is later)
Practice Schedule: None
Practice Tips: Check out practice information at spelling bee study tips
Competition Schedule:

Language Arts Classroom Bees:  Mid-late January
CHCA Final Bee:  02/09/23 - noon - 1:30 p.m.  US 7-8 Innovation Space
Online Bees: End of February
WCPO Regional Bee:  03/11/23
Scripps National Bee:  06/01/23

Cost: Free!
Anticipated # of Students: Between 18-25 students with 4-6 coming from each grade
Expected Parent Involvement:
  • Parents may help their students train for this event; however, the school-wide competition is run by the Language Arts department.
  • Parents will receive an email if their child is one of the school-wide bee participants.
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