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)

The Virginian-Pilot Spelling Bee WinnersThe Virginian-Pilot Spelling Bee Winners

If you missed the spelling bee, you can watch it on WHRO.
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The Virginian-Pilot 2016 Spelling Bee

CONTACT: Debbie Bellucci
Education Services Manager
Ph: 757-446-2012
Fax: 757-446-2633

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150 W. Brambleton Ave.,
Norfolk, VA 23510

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