(Pictured from left: Kairo Rodgriguez and Connor Brewer)
Jefferson Academy and Jefferson Middle School students were named winners of the annual District Spelling Bee.
Sixth grade student, Connor Brewer, was named the first place winner of the competition and will go on to compete at the Regional Spelling Bee.
Fifth grade student, Kairo Rodriguez, was named the runner-up and will serve as the Jefferson City Schools alternate at the Regional Spelling Bee.
Congratulations to all who participated!
JA participants seated (left to right): Ansley Boyd, Brooke O'Hara, Gia Littlepage, Taylyn Pettay, and Olivia Grimsley
Standing (left to right): Kannon Rodriguez, Evan Miller, Cameron Minerva, Victor Grantham
JMS participants seated (left to right): Sophie Rose Hobbs, Delaney Meyer, Grace Koster, Kinsey WIlder, Matilda Smith
Standing (left to right): Sashi Williams, Jolie Guenther, Sasha Thomason, Bhryze Braga, Bishop Crooks, Michael Moss, Ryan Schmidt, Aiden Samples, Kendall Litt