Bowditch Middle School: Scripps Spelling Bee

Bowditch Middle School
2019-2020 Scripps Spelling Bee Competition


Description of Event:

Eligible students who turn in an entry form will participate in preliminary written rounds. Finalists from the written rounds will compete in the oral rounds. The winner of the oral rounds will be chosen as the school-level spelling champion, who will move on to the higher rounds of the Scripps National Spelling Bee. 


Please see below for more information and registration details.


Written Rounds

DateWednesday, October 30, 2019

Time: Choose an available time slot in the online registration form

Location: Bowditch Middle School- exact location will be emailed to registered participants 


Finalists from the written rounds will move forward to the oral rounds.

Oral Rounds

Date: Wednesday, December 11, 2019

Time5.30 pm -8:00 pm

Location: Bowditch Middle School Gym



Any eligible Bowditch Middle School student in Grades 6, 7 and 8.

Registration Deadline

The deadline for registration is Monday, September 30, 2019. For best choice of available time slots, please register early at:


Study word study lists can be picked up from the school office starting Monday, September 16, 2019.


Contest structure & rules will be emailed to parents after registration closes.


More information on Scripps National Spelling Bee at:

Bowditch Middle School
1450 Tarpon Street, Foster City CA 94404
 Tel: 650-312-7680
Attendance Line: 650-312-7687
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