2023 Spelling Bee
2023 Blount County Spelling Bee was held on February 3.
On February 3, school representatives competed in the 2023 Blount County Spelling Bee. This year’s competition lasted 7 rounds with 74 words. Ellie Gehri, a seventh grade student at Oneonta Elementary School, won after successfully spelling the championship word 'elevator'. The first alternate was Byron Dempsey of Cleveland Elementary. The second alternate was Jackson Bowens of Hayden Middle School. Congratulations to all participants and winners!