Spelling Bee Finalists

Spelling Bee Finalists
Posted on 01/31/2020
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Our District Spelling Bee was held on January 30, 2020 at West Allis Central High School. Congratulations to the top six spellers!

  1. Abigail Schweisberger, Grade 5, Jefferson Elementary 

  2. Ethan Plier, Grade 6, Lane Intermediate 

  3. Sean Rivera Grade 8, FLW Intermediate

  4. Max Maltezos Grade 5, Horace Mann Elementary 

  5. Anvesha Deo, Grade 5, Irving Elementary

  6. Lorenzo Allen, Grade 4, Mitchell Elementary

Now, these top spellers will be moving on to compete in the CESA 1 Regional Spelling Bee on February 18, 2020 at CESA 1 in Pewaukee.  The event starts promptly at 6:30 p.m and will conclude approximately at 8:30 p.m.

The champion from each regional bee will advance to
the Wisconsin State Journal Spelling Bee which takes place on Saturday, March 7, 2020 in Madison. From there, the top three spellers from the State Spelling Bee go on to compete in the Scripps National Spelling Bee in Washington D.C.

Coordinator, Caroline Aiello, said, “It is inspiring to see our finalists approach this event with dedication, courage, and sportsmanship. Every speller did an incredible job and we look forward to cheering on our finalists as they compete in the Regional Bee.”