From the classroom to the national stage...

Each year, the Scripps National Spelling Bee reaches 11 million students at the school level. By enrolling in the spelling bee program, schools receive materials for conducting classroom and school spelling bees, supplemental vocabulary and reading lists, and information about how school champions can continue on in further levels of competition. Get a head start on your school's spelling bee for the 2018-2019 year!

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School Enrollment Details:

Our pre-enrollment period is from April 23, 2018, through August 21, 2018. The per-school fee during our pre-enrollment period is $160. Schools that pre-enroll receive early access to our 2019 Great Words, Great Works reading list and 25 codes good for 2019 Word Club Season Pass subscriptions.

Our early enrollment period is from August 22, 2018, through October 15, 2018. The per-school fee during our early enrollment period is $160.

Our regular enrollment period is October 16, 2018, through December 16, 2018. The per-school fee during our Regular Enrollment Period is $235.

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Benefits of Enrollment

With your school's enrollment, you will receive everything that you need to organize classroom and school spelling bees through the teachers-only section of spellingbee.com, including:

- Official word lists for your students to study, organized by grade level

- Official pronouncer guides for your teachers to use when administering classroom-, grade- and school-level spelling bees

- The Great Words, Great Works reading list for your students to read their spelling words in the context of great books

- Supplemental vocabulary materials for classroom and school levels

- Customizable certificates for your participants and school champion

- Classroom resources for teachers like vocabulary worksheets and reading comprehension questions

- A subscription to the Teacher's Beehivethe Bee's bimonthly newsletter for teachers

- A one-year subscription to Britannica Online for Kids (a $74.95 value) to use as a spelling bee prize

Schools that enroll during the pre-enrollment period will also receive 25 one-year subscriptions to Word Club, the Bee's premier online study resource.

Want to start a school spelling bee program?

If your school is not yet enrolled with us, now is the time to secure your spelling bee resources for the 2018-2019 school year. We encourage you to share a special document about the Scripps National Spelling Bee with a teacher or school administrator to get your students on a path to spelling success!

Download The Scripps National Spelling Bee Experience