Spelling Bee Administrative Assistant
Fax: (831) 466-5846
Educational Services Division
Santa Cruz County Spelling Bee
Saturday, February 23, 2013
12:00 p.m. - 3:30 p.m.
UCSC, Classroom Unit 1 & 2
Santa Cruz, CA 95060
Online registration for Spelling Bee is now closed for 2013.
Sample Word List
Sample Elementary Word List
Sample Junior High Word List
The Santa Cruz County Office of Education coordinates the Elementary (grades 4-6) and Junior High (grades 7-9) County Spelling Bee Competition. Students first participate in school spelling bees, and then advance to the county-level event. The countywide competition is open to two students from every private/public school in Santa Cruz County in grades 4 – 6 and grades 7-9 who have been certified as school champions by their school coordinator.
The Spelling Bee Advisor will register their sites two participants along with an adult proctor for the event.
All participants will receive certificates of participation and the top three spellers in each grade level division will receive a trophy. Winners will be announced at the end of the event.
The top two spellers from each division, grades 4-6 and 7-9 will represent Santa Cruz County at the respective California State Spelling Championship
4 – 6 State Championship:
Saturday, April 20, 2013 | Coordinated by the San Joaquin County Office of Education
2013 Elementary State Spelling Championship website
7 - 9 State Championship:
May 11, 2013 | Coordinated by the Marin County Office of Education
2013 Junior High State Spelling Championship website
Read an article about the 2011 Spelling Championship.
Read an article about the 2010 Spelling Championship.