Spelling Bee is ‘A Buzz’!

Spelling bee 001Today three Skinner students represented Skinner at the DPS 1st Interschool Spelling Bee.

Three Skinner scholars, Ava McCormick, Daniella Couture and Nicolette Couture,  participated in the DPS regional spelling bee on Dec. 12. These students have been practicing at home and after school on Thursday nights at the Neighborhood Center with their coach, Mrs. Davis. Words were chosen from Scripps National Spelling Bee lists.

The Skinner team will compete again on January 30th in the districts second regional bee, then in the city written test on February 12. Elimination rounds begin after this bee. Please congratulate our spellers for having courage to participate in their first bee and for taking their own time to study difficult words.

Good luck to all three of these young ladies in the next stages!

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