Wacona Elementary School's Spelling Bee took place on Friday, December 2. Participants included fourth graders Gracie C., Yuri S., Iavionce J., Sienna H., and Jaxton H. The fifth grade participants included Maria C., Jabari B., Kyle S., and Micah F.
Wacona Principal Mr. John Chancey served as the announcer, and Assistant Principal Dr. Shawn Benefield and Instructional Coach Ms. Michele Yaun served as judges.
The Wacona Spelling Bee winner was Gracie C., with Jabari B. as the runner up. Gracie will be representing Wacona at the System Spelling Bee on January 20, 2017 at the Ware County Board of Education. Congratulations to all participants!
Pictured are (L-R) Gracie and Jabari.