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What’s all the “buzz” about? The Morales Junior High School Spelling Bee!

posted Jan 30, 2018, 7:48 AM by Yvette Perez   [ updated Jan 30, 2018, 7:48 AM ]
Morales Junior High hosted our bee in cooperation with the Scripps National Spelling Bee! This
means one finalist was selected to compete in a regional spelling contest hosted by Scripps
National Spelling Bee (in addition to having 1st, 2nd and 3rd place winners). The Spelling Bee
took place, January 24, 2018, at 6:30pm in the MJH Library. Judges were, Estella Morales,
Yesenia Ramos, and Isidro Escamilla with William Shrum serving as the Pronouncer. We are
proud to announce MJH Spelling BEE winners as:
First place went to Mercedes Ramirez
Second Place went to Emma Avila
Third Place went to Madahlynn Velasquez
The runners up were Kaydalina Lara, Shaelyn Velasquez, and Augustine Aviles.
Our gold medalist, Mercedes Ramirez, will be advancing to compete in a regional contest hosted
by Scripps National Spelling Bee.