Christopher Litster took 1st place; Sophia Moates 2nd; and Neosha McKellar 3rd. All three competed in the Valdosta City School’s District Spelling Bee at the Performing Arts Center. Congratulations to the winners and all of the students who competed. We would like to extend a special thanks to our caller, Dr. Debbie Paine and our judges: Mrs. Latasha Weatherspoon, Dr. J.T. Cox, and Mrs. Caterina Orr.
The following students competed in the spelling bee after winning on each of their teams:
Angel Bright, Sean Cooley, Madalyn Corbin, Zachariah Franklin, Barry Grant, Abram Hadley, Ari Hicks, Beau Hicks, Michael Johnson, Maddock Kuo, Colin Layton, Christopher Litster, Neosha McKeller, Mickeala Mittelstadt, Sophia Moates, Linzie Mullins, Danaija Patton, Lauren Pickett, Coretta, Pinkney-Williams, Sharrod Smith, Kaitlyn Straughter-Blair, Royce Varney, Brianna Wooten, Jamill Williams
Pictured are from left to right.
Sophia Moates, Principal Beth DeLoach, Neosha McKellar, and Christopher Litster