Congratulations to the Tri-County Spelling Bee Winner, Fifth Grader from Superior Intermediate School, Matthew Dufour. Matthew will continue on to the 2018 Scripps National Spelling Bee. Bee Week is held May 27th-June 1st 2018. Best of luck, Matthew!
The location of the 2018 Scripps National Spelling Bee is the Gaylord National Resort and Convention Center (201 Waterfront St. National Harbor, MD 20745).
ABOUT THE BEE : The nation’s largest and longest-running educational promotion, administered on a not-for-profit basis by The E.W. Scripps Company and local spelling bee sponsors in the United States, American Samoa, Guam, Puerto Rico, U.S. Virgin Islands, and Department of Defense Schools in Europe; also, the Bahamas, Canada, Ghana, Jamaica, Japan and South Korea.
The Bee’s purpose is to help students improve their spelling, increase their vocabularies, learn concepts and develop correct English usage that will help them all of their lives.