Excitement is definitely in the air for the eighty students moving on to the Spelling Bee District Finals after advancing from zone eliminations. The District Finals are scheduled for April 18 – 28, 2023, and will determine the twelve students who will compete in the finals at Countryside Park, Spanish Lookout on June 2, 2023.
All competitors have received the general list of words to prepare. Everyone can access the list on 501 Academy at National Spelling Bee – 501academy. Students and their schools can win additional prizes in the banner and essay competitions under the theme “Magic Happens When We Spell Together.” The winners of these will be announced at the Finals.
Winners of the Bowen & Bowen National Spelling Bee will be awarded scholarships to further their education, along with many other sensational prizes.
Supporters and the public can join in the fun via the live broadcasts:
- District Finals on LOVE FM Radio on April 18, 20, 21, 24, 25, 28.
- Finals on LOVE FM radio and live streaming on LOVE FM Facebook page on June 2.
The 2023 National Spelling Bee is made possible through the partnership of Bowen & Bowen with the Ministry of Education, Culture, Science & Technology and the support of co-sponsors,
including Benny’s Enterprises Ltd, Heritage Bank Ltd, Digi Belize, RSV Limited, and Hodder Education.