December 3, 2021
Twenty-three Struthers Elementary students showcased their spelling skills in the annual elementary school Spelling Bee on Wednesday, December 1.
Two students from each third and fourth grade class earned their place in the bee through classroom competitions.
The bee began with words from the Scripps School Spelling Bee Study List. As the rounds progressed, the students were hallenged with more difficult or unfamiliar words. The competition lasted eleven rounds.
With the correct spelling of ‘ransacked,’ fourth grader Ella was named the winner of the 2021 Struthers Elementary Spelling Bee.
Ella will represent Struthers Elementary in the 21 WFMJ Regional Spelling Bee in March 2022.
Each student who participated in the spelling bee received a certificate, candy, a spelling bee pencil, and a Chick-fil-a gift card.
Struthers third and fourth grade Spelling Bee participants.
Ella spells the final word, 'ransacked,' earning the title Spelling Bee Champion.