2016 Spelling Bee Registration Information
Registration for the 2016 Spelling Bee is Open!
The Virginian-Pilot is proud to provide local 6th, 7th and 8th grade students the opportunity to participate in the Scripps National Spelling Bee program. School Bee Coordinators may now register by going to www.SpellingBee.com. Registration deadline: October 15th.
The following districts are eligible to participate:
Virginia - Accomack, Chesapeake, Franklin, Gloucester, Hampton, Isle of Wight, James, Mathews, Middlesex, Newport News, Norfolk, Northampton, Poquoson, Portsmouth, Southampton, Suffolk, Virginia Beach, Williamsburg, and York
North Carolina - Camden, Chowan, Currituck, Gates, Hertford, Northampton, Pasquotank, and Perquimans
Click for School Registration Letter (PDF).
Congratulations to 2015 Winners
Congratulations to our 2015 Spelling Bee Winners!
Champion - First Place: Eliza Willett (KEYS Homeschool Association, Va Beach)
Runner-up - Second Place: Bella Finkel (Ethel Gildersleeve Middle School, Newport News)
Runner-up - Third Place: Finn Hulse (Berkeley Middle School, Williamsburg)
CONTACT: Debbie Bellucci
Education Services Manager
150 W. Brambleton Ave.,
Norfolk, VA 23510