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Evergreen PTSA is excited to bring the national spelling bee competition to Evergreen Middle School. Our school winner will represent EMS at the regional competition in Seattle on February 29, 2020. The winner from the regionals gets an all-expenses-paid entry into the National Spelling Bee in Washington D.C.  

  • Jan 15: Last day to register

  • Jan 16: Written Round  (5:30-6:30 pm)
  • Jan 17: Mock Spelling Bee! (4:30-5:30 pm)
  • Jan 23: Final School Spelling Bee! (6:00- 7:00 pm)
  • Regional Spelling bee: February 29. 2020

The registration fee is $10 which can be paid online at the time of enrollment. The fee covers enrollment, a participation certificate, and entry into the Final School Spelling Bee, if the participant qualifies. 



List of words can be found here:

The complete list of all the words can be found here.

Merriam Webster is recommended by Scripps for pronunciation. The pronouncers will use the Merriam-Webster dictionary as the standard reference for both final school spelling bee and the regionals. 

Visit Spelling Bee for more details, FAQs and remember to download app for practice. 

Please contact the EMS Spelling Bee coordinator here for any questions or concerns.


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