HENDERSON, KY (11/27/12) – The Henderson County School District Scripps National Spelling Bee will be held on Friday, December 14, 2012 at 9:00 a.m. in the South Middle School Auditorium. Three different spelling bee competitions will be conducted; Kindergarten-3rd grades, 4th-5th grades, and 6th-8th grades. Each elementary school will select a representative in the Kindergarten-3rd grades and a representative in the 4th- 5th grades. Each middle school will select two representatives for the competitions.
New to this year’s district competition, the 4th- 5th grade district winner and the 6th- 8th grade district winner will advance to The Ford Motor Company Derby Festival Spelling Bee in Louisville, Kentucky in March 2013.
Each school will receive a word list for students to study for classroom competitions. A study booklet for the spelling bee champion will be available so that the winner can prepare for the Scripps National Spelling Bee Regional Tri-State contest scheduled on February 16, 2013 at Ivy Tech Community College in Evansville, Indiana.
Information provided by Danielle Crafton
© Copyright 2015 SurfKY News Group, Inc. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, or rewritten without permission. SurfKY News encourages you to share this story by using one of the social media links below.
|< Prev||Next >|