Posted Date: 01/22/2020
The annual Wheatland Elementary Spelling Bee took place on Wednesday, January 15th, 2020 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 2020 winner is Alex R, a 4th grade student from Mrs. Wald’s classroom and our runner-up is Allison D, a 5th grader from Ms. Lentz’s class. There were twenty contestants in this year’s bee. Other contestants included: 3rd graders: Parker B, Matthew W, Baylee C, Emery P, Pranav G, William P, Ava G and Owen P; 4th graders: Nathan R, Nash R, Madison S, James D and Bryce H and 5th graders: Rylie N, Tin N, Lily R, Audrey E, and Lainy A. Mr. Brett White pronounced the words for the students with Mrs. Clausing and Mrs. Gagnon serving in the role of judges for the bee. Alex R will represent Wheatland Elementary at the Butler County Spelling Bee on February 7, 2020 at Butler County Community College in El Dorado, Kansas.
Congratulations to all of the spellers for a successful spelling bee.