Fort Worth, Texas - Students from every Fort Worth ISD elementary and middle school will have the chance to show off their spelling skills at the District’s Area Spelling Bees. The winners will advance to the Regional Spelling Bee to be held at Texas Christian University on March 2, 2017.
Area spelling Bees will be conducted at the District’s Billingsley Field House at 1400 Foch Street, according to the following schedule:
Area 1 – Monday, January 30, 8:30 a.m.
Area 2 – Monday, January 30, 11 a.m.
Area 3 – Tuesday, January 31, 8:30 a.m.
Area 4 – Tuesday, January 31, 11 a.m.
Area 5 – Wednesday, February 1, 8:30 a.m.
Area 6 – Wednesday, February 1, 11 a.m.
Each school will send a winner and runner up, plus the sponsors, administrators, parents and family members to each of the Area Bees.
Area winners move on to the Regional Bee at TCU’s Brown-Lupton University Union (BLUU) Ballroom on the 3rd floor. Regional winners have the chance to attend the National Spelling Bee in Washington, D.C. in May.