Chester County Spelling Bee
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.
For more information about enrolling homeschooled students, please contact Claudia Joye at CTJoye@gmail.com or 610-524-0296.
1st Place: Jordi De Jong from Villa Maria Academy
2nd Place: Srijan Velamuri from Lionville Middle School, Gayatri Venkatesan from Stetson Middle School and Niranjan Vijayakrishnan from Valley Forge Middle School
3rd Place: Soham Katdare from Downingtown Middle School, Angelina McGrath from Fred S. Engle Middle School, Ritish Kodali from Great Valley Middle School and Bethany Yany from Tredyffrin-Easttown Middle School
Prizes for 1st, 2nd and 3rd 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
- Merriam-Webster Collegiate Dictionary, Eleventh Edition
- Crazy Letters game
- $50.00 Amazon.com gift card
- Scrabble game
- $25.00 Amazon.com gift card