Scripps National Spelling Bee
Clara Barton PTSA presents its third Scripps-associated Spelling Bee!
Scripps National Spelling Bee, one of the nation’s oldest and most iconic competitions, needs no introduction. At Clara Barton, students have the opportunity to participate in meet-ups, receive coaching, and compete at a live School-level event.
Registration is open to all students in Grades 1 through 5.
- A list of 450 words will be e-mailed to participants after signup.
- Students will meet in October, November, and December on Microsoft Teams. Each meetup will have coaching with tips, games, mock rounds, and written rounds based on the word list.
- Students will enter a Preliminary Written Round in January. Top students of each grade from that round will move on the Finals in February, were a School Champion, a Runner Up, and Grade-Level Champions will be selected.
- The School Champion will advance to Regionals to be held in Seattle and hosted by Scripps National Spelling Bee.
- All participants receive a participation certificate. School winners receive medals and prizes.
|Registration||September 30-October 12|
|1st Meet Up||Thursday, October 24, 4:00 PM - 5:00 PM|
|2nd Meet Up||Thursday, November 19, 4:00 PM - 5:00 PM|
|3rd Meet Up||Thursday, December 10, 4:00 PM - 5:00 PM|
|Preliminary||Thursday, January 14, 4:00 PM - 5:00 PM|
|Final TBD||Saturday, February 2, 9:00 AM-2:00 PM|