Fourth & Fifth Grade Spelling Bee

Fourth & Fifth Grade Spelling Bee

Screen Shot 2017-12-06 at 9.41.10 AMTuesday, December 5, 2017, the Lower School held the annual Scripps/Miami Herald 4th and 5th‐grade spelling bee. The students were well‐prepared and excited to show their spelling expertise. After 12 rounds of intense competition, Camilla Zayas‐Cruz (4th Grade) won the spelling bee. Camilla will go on to represent Westminster Academy in the Miami Herald/Scripps National Spelling Bee for Broward County in March. Words that were spelled correctly and led to the final round were: “paralysis,” “fluorescent,” and “ricochet.” Emma Rosetti (5th Grade) came in second place, and Stefen Cammarata (5th Grade) won third place.