The 2019 District Spelling Bee was held Jan. 24 at South Junior High. The District Spelling Bee is a District 742 Academic Achievement Program. The number of students participating is based on student populations in fifth, sixth, seventh and eighth grade. The competing students were winners from their respective elementary and junior high schools. The top three spellers from each bee will continue to the Regional Spelling Bee, held on Feb. 5 at Resource Training & Solutions. Pictured below are the winners.
5th and 6th Grade Winners pictured above left to right: Taryn Moore-Kennedy, Julian Baker-Oak Hill, Dimitrius Gillum-Talahi
7th and 8th Grade Winners pictured above left to right:
Davis Scheskie-South, India Ratha-South, Anna Lahr-Kennedy