State Street Elementary School hosted the District 6th Grade Spelling Bee on Friday, February 19, 2016. There was a representative from all of the nine sixth grade homerooms. Economy Elementary participants were: Hazel Bell, Kyrsta Girardi, Autumn Gregory, and Emily Linck. Highland Elementary participants were: Halonah Kosela, Angelena Walker, and Valeria Young. Finally, State Street was represented by : Aniah Bullie and Jenna McFarland.
The first place winner was Jenna McFarland from State Street Elementary and Runner-Up was Kyrsta Girardi from Economy Elementary. Jenna will advance to the County Spelling Bee at Hopewell High School in May. Congratulations to all of our participants. Each and everyone of you made your parents and teachers so proud!