Congratulations to CCSD Spelling Bee winners

11 Dec Congratulations to CCSD Spelling Bee winners

The CCSD Final Spelling Bee was held at Vegas PBS on December 7. The top two spellers from each grade will advance to the Nevada State Bee on March 17, 2018, at Bishop Gorman High School. Examples of words spelled correctly include: colleagues, sabbatical, trajectory, opossum, adjudication and surveillance.

The top spellers for the Clark County School District are:

8th Grade
Hyde Park MS- Samuel Goodman*, 1st place
Cram MS- Demarie Harris, 2nd place
* participated in the CCSD Bee as a 7th grade student

7th Grade
Mannion MS- Riley Overstreet, 1st place
Martin MS- Julienne Zoleta*, 2nd place
* participated in the CCSD Bee as a 6th grade student

6th Grade
Miller MS- Michael Denman, 1st place
Hyde Park MS- Ryder Nakamura, 2nd place

Hosted by local broadcaster Nathan Tannenbaum, the CCSD Spelling Bee Final will be shown on Vegas PBS, channel 10, on January 26 at 1:30 p.m. and January 28 at 8 a.m. It will also air on Cox 110 on January 27 at 4 p.m.