Three Big Sandy student's are County Spelling Winners
March 11, 2020
Fourteen students represented Big Sandy in the Chouteau County Spelling Bee on Tuesday, March 3rd, six of them third and fourth graders, eight of them fifth, sixth, and seventh graders. Third and fourth graders who compete and win do not get to go to state. No third and fourth graders advanced to the final round this year.
In the 5th, 6th, and 7th grade round, about 40 students competed in all, and about 5 made it to the 2nd round. The words were harder this year, such as fallacy, oculus, pyrotechnics, and rutabaga. In the final round, Josh Hagen, Calie Hanson, and I were left. We went on...