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County Spelling Bee

Press Release

 

Date:               02/28/19

Contact:         Colleen Habhab-Strickland

                        Sumter County Schools

                        (352) 793- 2315 x 50224

 

Re:  County Spelling Bee

 

The Sumter County Spelling Bee was held on February 26, 2019. The top students from the school spelling bees participated. The following students represented the schools:

 

            Priscilla Cleeton                                 Bushnell Elementary School

            Samiul Kader                                      Bushnell Elementary School

            Kyvan Caine                                       Lake Panasoffkee Elementary School

            Sariah King                                         Lake Panasoffkee Elementary School

            Emma Bogue                                      South Sumter Middle School

            Rylee Shirley                                       South Sumter Middle School

            Jayley Lewis                                       Webster Elementary School  

            Aryca Zapata                                      Webster Elementary School

            Carly Smith                                         Wildwood Elementary School

            Jaxon Woeber                                     Wildwood Elementary School

            Esly Villeda Castillo                           Wildwood Middle High School

            Elijah Siebel                                        Wildwood Middle High School

            Sophia Antonuccio                             Villages Charter School

            Maiel Madarang                                  Villages Charter School

                          

First place for the county was Emma Bogue.  The 1st runner up was Maiel Madarang. Emma and Maiel will represent the county at the district spelling bee in Orlando in March.  Emma and Maiel will be recognized at a May Sumter County School Board Meeting. Congratulations to all of the spellers who participated!

 

 

 Spelling Bee Winners- Helen Christian (Director of Elementary Education), Sophia Antonuccio (2nd Runner Up), Emma Bogue (Winn

Spelling Bee Winners- Helen Christian (Director of Elementary Education), Sophia Antonuccio (2nd Runner Up), Emma Bogue (Winner), and Maiel Madarang (1st Runner Up), Allen Shirley (Director of Secondary Education)

Spelling Bee All Participants  

 

Back Row-Aryca Zapata, Priscilla Cleeton, Sariah King, Emma Bogue, Rylee Shirley, Esly Villeda Castillo, Elijah Siebel, Samiul Kader

Front Row-Kyvan Caine, Sophia Antonuccio, Maiel Madarang, Jayley Lewis, Jaxon Woeber, Carly Smith