Spelling Bee

Each February, CESA #1 coordinates a series of regional spelling bees for the top spellers from schools throughout Southeastern Wisconsin. The champion from each of the five regional bees advances to the Badger State Spelling Bee in Madison sponsored by the Wisconsin State JournalThe top three finishers at the state spelling bee will represent Wisconsin at the Scripps National Spelling Bee in Washington D.C.

Students in grades 3-8 in participating districts are eligible to compete. Registration takes place in the fall. For more information, please contact the CESA #1 spelling bee coordinator.


2017 CESA #1 Regional Spelling Bee Champions


Five spelling bee champions from the CESA #1 region will advance to the Badger State Spelling Bee on Saturday, March 25, 2017. The state bee will be held at Madison Area Technical College (Mitby Theatre) in Madison, Wisconsin.

I - Veronica Goveas, Grade 8, North Middle School, Menomonee Falls


II - John Wood, Grade 7, West Milwaukee Middle School


III - Molly Myers, Grade 8, St. Joseph Catholic School - Big Bend


IV - Prerna Lucky, Grade 8, Forest Park Middle School, Franklin


V - Hanna Ghouse, Grade 7, KTEC-West, Kenosha


Congratulations to all of this years spellers!


Last Updated: 2/23/17