WELCOME TO THE REGIONAL OFFICE OF EDUCATION #39
School enrollment season for 2021 opens May 1, 2020.
Beginning in August, teachers at enrolled schools will have access to spelling and vocabulary materials for the 2020-2021 school year, including suggestions and guidelines for conducting the spelling bee program in a remote environment.
The 2021 Scripps National Spelling Bee is scheduled for June 1-3, 2021, in National Harbor, Maryland
To qualify for the Early Enrollment Fee of $175 per school, please register before October 16, 2020. Regular enrollment from October 17, 2020 to December 20, 2020 will be $250 per school.
Enroll at www.spellingbee.com/enrollment.
What do you receive for your enrollment? They provide access to everything you need to organize classroom and school spelling bees, including:
- Word lists and study lists for grades 1-8,
- The 2021 Classroom Pronouncer Guide for administering classroom spelling bees,
- The 2021 School Pronouncer Guide for administering a school spelling bee,
- The Bee's new online testing platform,
- Words of the Champions, the 4,000-word study resource for your school spelling bee champion,
- The Great Words, Great Works reading list with all source books for the School Spelling Bee Study List, organized by grade level,
- Supplemental vocabulary materials for classroom and school levels,
- Award certificates for participants and your school champion
Enroll your school at: www.spellingbee.com/enrollment.
Parents should contact their child’s school to determine who the school or district “key” contact is to request a copy of the student study list. Parents can purchase an eBook version of the Words of the Champions booklet through Amazon.
Local Spelling Bee dates:
Macon County Bee: February 2021 (Day TBD)
Host - Richland Community College
One College Park, Decatur, IL 62521
Check in Time: 8:30-8:45am - The Spelling Bee starts at 9:00am.
Contact person: MaryLynn Mann - email: email@example.com
Contact person: Matt Snyder - email: firstname.lastname@example.org
Piatt County Bee: February 2021 (Day TBD)
Cerro Gordo Elementary School
300 E. Durfee, Cerro Gordo, IL 61818
Check in Time: 8:30-8:45am - The Spelling Bee starts at 9:00am
Contact person: Joni Neaveill
Bee Coordinator: Nancy Rosenbery
Phone: 217-762-8511 Ext. 1230
Regional Spelling Bee: March 2021 (Day TBD)
Host - Eisenhower High School
1200 S. 16th Street, Decatur, IL 62521
Check in Time: 8:00-8:45am - The Spelling Bee starts at 9:00am
Contact person: MaryLynn Mann - Email: email@example.com
Contact person: Matt Snyder - Email: firstname.lastname@example.org
To participate in the National Bee students may be no older than 15 and have not passed beyond the eighth grade.
2021 National Contest Rules are available at www.spellingbee.com