Department of English and Modern Languages

Spelling Bee

france  spain  germany

French Spelling Bee Rules |  Spanish Spelling Bee Rules
Criteria:       All students are invited to participate
Prizes: Awarded for first and second place.

In this traditional event, students will be asked to orally spell words in their foreign language. The format and rules of the Scripps National Spelling Bee will be used (single elimination, with words in increasing difficulty during the bee).

Separate competitions will take place for Chinese, French, German, and Spanish. (Native or heritage speakers will compete separately if there are sufficient numbers.)