Golden Hill recognizes Spelling Bee participants

Congratulations to all Golden Hill participants in this year’s Spelling Bee competition, held February 27 in the school cafetorium!

Contestants in grades 3-5 qualified through classroom spelling bees with the winner moving to the school-wide competition, moderated by School Librarian Amy Gargiulo.Group of students holding their spelling bee certificates

Classroom spelling-bee champions by grade

  • Grade 3: Charlie Foote, Stanley Lin, Liam Rogers
  • Grade 4: Kaitlin Carolan, Annaliese Santiago, Max Young
  • Grade 5: Blake Coontz, Parth Nadpara, Rose Ortiz

Three students holding their spelling bee certificates and celebrating with "V" hand signs
In addition to helping students build vocabulary and become better readers and writers, participation in spelling bees boosts self-confidence, communication, public speaking and social skills.