2015-16 Spelling Bee Dates
School and District Bees
Final school and district spelling bees should be completed by January 31, 2016.
Regional Spelling Bees
Five regional spelling bees will be held at CESA #1 between February 18-24, 2016. The champion from each regional bee advances to the state spelling bee.
Badger State Spelling Bee
The state spelling bee will be held in Madison on Friday, March 18, 2016. The top speller from each of the five regional bees in CESA #1 will join other spellers from across the state to vie for a chance to travel to Washington DC for the national spelling bee.
Scripps National Spelling Bee
Bee Week 2016 will take place May 24-26, 2016 at the Gaylord National Resort and Convention Center in the Washington, D.C. area. ESPN will broadcast live from the Championship Finals on Thursday, May 26, from 8-10 p.m. EDT.