Scripps National Spelling Bee

Preparing Students for Every Stage

It's time for Final Local Bee season! Regional spelling bees will take place across the country during February and March. Does your school champion know what to study? It's time to put the School Spelling Bee Study List away and crack open Words of the Champions.

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The all-new Word Club app is here! Download today to see why it's more fun than ever to study the School Spelling Bee Study List and Words of the Champions.

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Final Local Bee season is here! Read our recap from the last week of competition, including the word that meant victory for Joel Trimble in the University of South Carolina Upstate Regional Spelling Bee.

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How Does Your Student Compete?

Through Your Local Sponsor's Program

Organizations across the country sponsor local area spelling bee programs that feed into the national finals. Now that regional spelling bee season is upon us, learn details about the spelling bee program in your area.

Find My Local Program

 

 

Applications for the 2020 RSVBee program are now open.

Read about eligibility requirements, our new financial aid program and important dates and deadlines.

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FIND YOUR SCHOOL SPELLING BEE MATERIALS.

The key contact at each school that enrolls in our program has access to study lists, competition guides, vocabulary resources and more through an online teacher portal. Watch the video to find out how to locate all the materials needed to conduct a school spelling bee.

TOUR THE TEACHER PORTAL

 

Ready for regional spelling bee season? Be sure your student has studied Words of the Champions, knows all the details about your local area's program and has read the rules, which may be used by your area's spelling bee officials.

Read the Rules

 

Nothing says "I'm a spelling bee champ" like official Scripps National Spelling Bee swag! You can find awards, car decals, apparel and more in our online store.

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