Lynelle Colvin Competes in Regional Spelling Bee

Lynelle Colvin Competes in Regional Spelling Bee
Posted on 06/08/2018

On Wednesday, June 6th, 2018, Lynelle Colvin was among the 32 students in grades 4-8 representing 19 school districts who competed in the 40th Annual BOCES Regional Spelling Bee at Saratoga Springs Maple Avenue Middle School. The event was hosted by the Enrichment Resource Center of WSWHE BOCES and the Junior Chamber International Saratoga Springs Jaycees. The pronouncer for the evening was Amy Derwin, librarian at Galway High School. spelling bee

Prizes were donated by Northshire Bookstore of Saratoga Springs, Saratoga Performing Arts Center (SPAC), and Great Escape & Splashwater Kingdom. The top six spellers were awarded gift cards to Northshire Bookstore, the second place winner, tickets to a SPAC Ballet performance, and first place, tickets to Great Escape & Splashwater Kingdom in Lake George. Courtesy of the Jaycees, the first, second and third place finishers received a trophy.  All spellers received a t-shirt and a certificate acknowledging their participation in the event. spelling bee Lynelle Colvin, an FE student in seventh grade competed and did an amazing job. She was the winner of our Fort Edward spelling bee. Congratulations, Lynelle!