Spelling Bee

Spelling Bee
Posted on 03/06/2020
Tuesday, February 4, Southside 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.

Harper Holifield, a fifth grader, claimed first place and Kayla Showalter, also a fifth grader, was the second place winner. The following students also earned their way into the final round of the school spelling bee: Jozlyn Jones, Ceasar Carson, Colton Neal, Easton Dillard, Bentley McNichols, James Elliott, Christopher Witt, Lauren Robertson, Joy Hyler, and Gabriel Sexton. Harper and Kayla 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