06 Dec Fourth & Fifth Grade Spelling Bee
Tuesday, 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.