Twenty-four students competed in the schoolwide spelling bee, which was held on Wednesday, November 17th in the library. Eighth grader Aaliyah Spencer was declared the winner after nine rounds when she correctly spelled the word "caverns." The top six spellers will compete in the Cops Spelling Bee at North Charleston City Hall on December 7th. Aaliyah will compete in the Charleston County School District Bee in January (date and time to be announced). Congratulations to our six finalists:
1st Place - Aaliyah Spencer (8th grade)
2nd Place - Adriana Watson (6th grade)
3rd Place - Taliyah Nelson (6th grade)
4th Place - Dana Brown (7th grade)
5th Place - José Perez-Tanner (8th grade) & Julia Rodriguez (6th grade)
Pictured below (left to right): Taliyah, Adriana, and Aaliyah.