Chester County Spelling Bee

  • Soham Katfare

    The Chester County Spelling Bee is sponsored by the Chester County Intermediate Unit (CCIU) and is a qualifying bee for the Scripps National Spelling Bee. The bee is open to all students enrolled in a Chester County public, private, parochial or home school through eighth grade who meet Scripps' requirements for participation. Registration must be done through the sending school.

    Register yourself or submit your school's winner for the Chester County Spelling Bee. 

    For more information about enrolling homeschooled students, please contact Claudia Joye at or 610-524-0296. 

    2020 Winners

    1st Place: Soham Katdare from Downingtown Middle School

    2nd Place: Syreeta Das from Lionville Middle School, Michael Solensky, Hopewell Elementary

    3rd Place: Nishka Avunoori from Valley Forge Middle School, Jenna Hamilton from Scott Middle School, Caleb McCarthy from Saint Elizabeth, Greyson Walko from Villa Maria Academy, Isabella Sanchez from Collegium Charter School

    Prizes for 1st, 2nd and 3rd Place

    1st Place:

    • Trip to Washington, D.C. to participate in Bee Week
    • The Samuel Louis Sugarman Award Certificate
    • Webster's Third New International Dictionary
    • One year subscription to Encyclopedia Brittanica Online
    • 2020 Word of the Day Daily Calendar

    2nd Place:

    • Merriam-Webster Collegiate Dictionary, Eleventh Edition
    • Crazy Letters game
    • $50.00 gift card

    3rd Place:

    • Scrabble game
    • $25.00 gift card
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    Wednesday, February 10, 2021
    (snow dates: Thursday, February 18 & Friday, February 19)
    9:00 a.m.
    455 Boot Road,
    Downingtown PA 19335