The 4th Annual Montrose County School District Spelling Bee was held at Calvary Chapel on Tuesday, February 5th, 2013. Superintendent Mark MacHale and School Board Members served as the reader and judges for the event. Centennial Middle School, Columbine Middle School, Cottonwood Elementary School, Johnson Elementary School, Northside Elementary School, Oak Grove Elementary School, Olathe Middle School and Pomona Elementary School each sent their top three spelling finalists to represent their schools.
The Top Three Winners At The Event Were :
(Pictured L to R: Catherine Borner, Teal Leavitt, Lee Congour)
1st Place ~ Teal Leavitt, 8th grader from Centennial MS
2nd Place ~ Lee Congour, 7th grader from Columbine MS
3rd Place ~ Catherine Borner, 5th grader from Oak Grove ES
Teal Leavitt will represent our district at the Scripps State Spelling Bee on March 16, 2013. Thanks to all who help organize, judge, and hold 2013 Spelling Bees throughout the district and to Calvary Chapel for once again being such a gracious host.