Posted Date: 02/04/2019
Wheatland Elementary School
SPELLING BEE 2019
The annual Wheatland Elementary Spelling Bee took place on Wednesday, January 9th, 2019 in the library. The spelling bee was broadcast live over the internet. There is a link on the district website where the spelling bee may be viewed. The 2019 winner is Barrett H., a 5th grade student from Mrs. Sprague’s classroom and our runner-up is, Isabella K., a 5th grader from Ms. Sander’s class. There were eighteen contestants in this year’s bee. Other contestants included: 3rd graders: James D., Allison D., Cora C., Bryce H., Addi P., Nathan R.; 4th graders: Caleb B., Lainy A., Emile R., Tin N., Lily R., Bella B.; and 5th graders: Evan H., Maya G., Leyla T., and Zoe C..
Mr. Brett White pronounced the words for the students with Mrs. Clausing and Mrs. Gagnon serving in the role of judges for the bee. Barrett H. represented Wheatland Elementary at the Butler County Spelling Bee on February 1, 2019 at Butler County Community College in El Dorado, Kansas.
Congratulations to all of the spellers for a successful spelling bee.