LDISD is proud to announce the winners of the LDISD Spelling Bee. Claire Hale, 4th grader from Shady Shores Elementary, and Benjamin High, 5th grader from Corinth Elementary won the 2016 contest held on Thursday, December 8, at Corinth Elementary.
Participants included Deborah Oh, Christopher Cedillo, Hogan Kenny and Jaxon Durham from Lake Dallas Elementary, Claire Hale from Shady Shores Elementary, Benjamin High, Jacob Ledbetter and Denton Le from Corinth Elementary, and Mascon Schreck from Lake Dallas Middle School.
Claire and Benjamin advance to the Denton County Spelling Bee. The Denton County Spelling Bee is scheduled for Thursday, February 16, 2017, at the Denton ISD Professional Development Center, 1212 Bolivar Street, in the Pecan Room at 6pm. The county winner represents Denton County in the Regional Spelling Bee in Dallas. The Regional Champion will receive an all-expense paid trip for three to Washington, D.C., to compete in the National Spelling Bee, along with many other prizes.