Take your students from the classroom to the national stage

Each year, the Scripps National Spelling Bee reaches 11 million students at the school level. When you enroll your school in the spelling bee program, your teachers 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.

School enrollment for the 2019-2020 school year is now open!
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Enroll by October 16 to receive the early enrollment discount and pay only $165 per school for the 2019-2020 school year.

What do you receive for your enrollment? We provide access to everything you need to organize classroom and school spelling bees, including:

  • Exclusive online access to the teachers-only section of spellingbee.com
  • Official study list for your students, organized by difficulty level
  • Official pronouncer guides for use in conducting classroom and school spelling bees
  • The Great Words, Great Works reading list with all source books, organized by reading level
  • Supplemental vocabulary materials for classroom and school levels
  • Customizable certificates for your participants and school champion
  • New this year: the 4,000-word Words of the Champions study guide for school champions
  • A one-year subscription to Britannica Online for Kids (a $74.95 value) to award to a participant in your school spelling bee program – enroll before September 30 for a second free subscription!

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Want to start a spelling bee program at your school?

We encourage you to share the Scripps National Spelling Bee with a teacher or school administrator to get your students on a path to spelling success!


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Looking to Enroll Multiple Schools?


You may enroll multiple schools from your district at once using our enrollment system. Check out this quick enrollment tutorial to learn more about enrolling multiple schools.

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