Campus Winners Advance to Regional Spelling Bee
Students from Brazosport ISD schools are headed to the Brazoria County Regional Spelling Bee. The regional meet will be held at Lake Jackson Intermediate School on Friday, February 12, 2016. Lake Jackson Intermediate School has hosted this event for the past six years with the help of two BISD staff members, Therese Kahla and Cheryl Wood.
The February Bee will be attended by two representatives that won their school-wide spelling bee. Sixteen campuses from across the county will compete. BISD will be represented by nine campuses including Bess Brannen Elementary, Clute Intermediate, Elisabet Ney Elementary, Freeport Intermediate School, Jane Long Elementary, Madge Griffith Elementary, Lanier Middle School and Rasco Middle School.
BISD students competing at the Regional event are:
Kevin Coke - Bess Brannen Elementary
Ella McNames - Bess Brannen Elementary
Ashlyn Mayhew - Elisabet Ney Elementary
Ariel Fruidenberg - Elisabet Ney Elementary
Viggo Arechiga - Jane Long Elementary
Kaelyn Brinker - Jane Long Elementary
Natalie Uribe - Madge Griffith Elementary
Ingrid Salvador - Madge Griffith Elementary
Sarah Gambrel - Rasco Middle School
Jacob Markham - Rasco Middle School
Daisy Aleman - Lanier Middle School
Abby Lashley - Lanier Middle School
N'Tire Jones - Clute Intermediate School
Ruben Jasso - Clute Intermediate School
Zioni Israel - Lake Jackson Intermediate School
Madison Habeck - Lake Jackson Intermediate School
Nayson Goins - Freeport Intermediate School
Reina Perez - Freeport Intermediate School
More names will be added as more campus winners are announced, so please check back!
The champion of the Regional Spelling Bee will go on to compete in the Scripps Houston Channel 8 Bee on April 2 at the University of Houston. The winner of that bee will then go to Washington DC in June to compete for the national championship.