MIDDLE SCHOOL SPELLING BEE
2016 GISA Middle School Spelling Bee Winners
1st Place: Ceylan Milor, Atlanta International School
Ceylan’s winning word was “iridescent” in Round 18
2nd Place: Catherine Grace Sigman, Notre Dame Academy, Duluth
3rd Place: Aryaman Arora, St. Andrew’s School, Savannah
4th Place: Arul Selvakumar, Fulton Science Academy, Alpharetta
CONGRATULATIONS to all of our winners!
2016-17 GISA Middle School Spelling Bee Timetable
|Friday, October 14, 2016||Deadline to enroll your school to participate in the State Level Spelling Bee via online registration at www.spellingbee.com|
|Friday, December 2, 2016||CONFIRMATION FORM from principals due in GISA Office – confirming that school will send two (2) contestants to compete in GISA Spelling Bee Competition.|
|Friday, January 20, 2017||Due Date to submit NAMES of two (2) contestants and two alternates who will compete in GISA Spelling Bee Competition.|
|Thursday, February 9, 2017||Round 1 of GISA Unit Spelling Bee at 6 area sites:
Woodward Academy; Cottage School; Cumberland Academy; Mount de Sales Academy; Deerfield-Windsor School; Memorial Day School
|Tuesday, February 28, 2017||Rounds 2 & 3 (Finals) of GISA Unit Spelling
at The Atlanta Academy, Roswell
|Friday, March 17, 2017||GAE State Finals @ Zoo Atlanta|
|May/June 2017||National Spelling Bee Competition, Washington, DC|
No student may compete in Round 2 unless he/she participates and is a top scorer in Round 1.
No student may compete in Round 3 unless he/she participates and is a top scorer in Round 2.
No student may compete in the GAE State Spelling Bee unless his/her school has enrolled and paid the $136 school fee (www.spellingbee.com).
GISA UNIT COORDINATOR
Robin Aylor, GISA Office
The GISA Unit Spelling Bee is sponsored by GEORGIA ASSOCIATION OF EDUCATORS (GAE);
Click on links below.