Spring Branch area residents and families are invited to the annual Spring Branch ISD Spelling Bee, which will be held beginning at 9:15 a.m. on Friday, Feb. 20, in the Spring Woods High School Mini-Theater, 2045 Gessner.
Spelling Bee guest pronouncer will be Mary Grace Landrum, a former SBISD Board of Trustees member. Winner and runner-up students from 16 elementary schools and six middle schools in SBISD will compete for the title of district Spelling Bee Champion.
Ten student participants took part in the 2013-14 Spelling Bee competition. The winner of this year’s Spelling Bee will go on to compete March 28 in the HoustonPBS Spelling Bee. That winner and runner-up will then compete at the Scripps National Spelling Bee later this year in Washington, D.C.
The SBISD Advanced Academic Studies Dept. will host the public spelling event.