Prairie Wind Middle School held its Spelling Bee on Wednesday, Jan. 24. The following students qualified for the Bee based on a preliminary spelling test.
5th graders – Hadley Witt, Beckett Anderson, Katie Lamb, Lillian Kaul, Easton Guck, and Caden Rossum.
6th graders – Teagyn Sandford, Kira Bowers, Coltyn Papenfus, and Alexander Langen
7th graders – Elizabeth Tuper, Isabella Schultz, and Monica Bell
8th graders – Kylie Lamb, Peter Carrlson, Sophie Guck, Brightyn Bartel, Brezlin Nelson, and Kaiya Novotny
The winners of the Bee were eighth grader Kylie Lamb, while there was a tie for first out of the seventh graders. Isabella Schultz and Monica Bell shared the title. Peter Carrlson finished second for the eighth graders.
Kylie Lamb went on to the Regional Spelling Bee on Feb. 6. Lamb finished in sixth place out of 21 competitors and did a great job representing Prairie Wind Middle School.