Congratulations to our Spelling Bee Champion, fifth-grader Marshall Smith! He will compete at the 2016-2017 Regional Bee at Seattle Town Hall on March 19th at 1pm.  Mark your calendar and come out to support him!

Santoshi Kakani (4th Grade) was named Alternate and Saachit Durga (4th Grade) took 3rd Place

And another big congratulations to the 30 students who competed in the CVES Championship Final:
1st Grade
Annie Burte  
Jameson Cudworth
Hudson Durand
Bella Feng
Brian Law  
Lillian Nelson
Blake Rimkus  
Olivia Robinson
2nd Grade
Holly Hutt
Rahul Mathew
Leif Peterson
Sebastien Peterson
Eva Walker
3rd Grade
Rihtik Banthia
Chase Clark
 Jacoby Schmidlapp
Maya Shekhar
4th Grade
Reva Dhiman
Saachit Durga
Santoshi Kakani
Thomas Priegel
Kevin Tran
5th Grade
Hafsa Atif
Gracie Hart
Jake Lowden
Liz Mitchell
Scarlett Mitrovic
Kaya Nealis
Megan Sheehan
Marshall Smith
Spellers should study the CVES School Spelling Bee words and review the rules (links below).

Study Words for CVES School Spelling Bee

2017 Rules for Local Spelling Bee

Eligibility Rules:

National Spelling Bee Study Tips:

If you have any questions please contact Spelling Bee Chairs: Dana Russell @ or Heidi Jenkins @