Literacy Society raises over $4,000 from Spelling Bee

first_imgMedia portion1st place with the most points earned in 15 mins: Dillon @ AHN Grade 1 Category1st place: Pemi Olajide2nd place: Dunsin OgundipeGrade 2/3 Category:1st place Lucy Toews2nd place Arene SaukilaGrade 4/5 Category:1st place Archer Giesbrecht2nd place Lily MurrayGrade  6/7 Category:1st place Curtis PaullAustin BaergAdvertisement FORT ST. JOHN, B.C. – The Fort St. John Literacy Society held its Third Annual Spelling Bee on Saturday at Ma Murray Community School.The Spelling Bee was open to any child in grades 1-7 from any school in the District, regardless if they have participated in a spelling bee before. It was an opportunity for grade school kids to showcase their smarts and encourage excitement around learning.- Advertisement -Each participant was required to raise a minimum of $50.00 to enter the event.In total, the Literacy Society was able to raise $4,397, with the top fundraiser of $740 from Cooper Haggstrom.Here are the results:Advertisementlast_img

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