Carbon School District's top spellers
On Feb. 19, Carbon School District held its annual Spelling Bee. Winners from Castle Heights, Creekview, and Sally Mauro Elementary schools along with Helper and Mont Harmon Junior High schools sent their three top winners to compete at the district level.
These students competed against each other for an opportunity to participate in the Southeast Region Spelling Bee.
After 14 rounds of competition, Victoria Nelson emerged as winner with Mikayla Taggart 2nd place and Lexy Webster 3rd place.
These three girls will travel to Green River for the region spelling bee on Tuesday, March 4. The winner of the Southeast Region Spelling Bee will go to Washington DC to compete in the Scripps National Spelling Bee in May.
The winners in Carbon School District are:
Castle Heights - Kylee Blackburn, Jaxon Davis, Grace Stewart.
Creekview - Garrett Bryner, Pierce Bryner, Lexy Webster.
Sally Mauro - Conor Fitzsimons, Vicytoria Nelson, Mikayla Taggart.
Helper Junior - Seth Rice, Brandon Wall
Mont Harmon Junior - Bridger Anderson, Jaxson Carlisle, Chanel Richardson.