Spelling Bee News

Semi-Final Bee Update 2021

This year, the St. Louis Post-Dispatch Semi-Final Bee will be held VIRTUALLY on SATURDAY, MARCH 6, 2021 at 10:00 a.m.

Please see the attached materials for the School Spelling...

Register your school's spelling bee winner and runner-up! The deadline to register your school winner and runner-up with the St. Louis Post-Dispatch is Friday, February 13, 2021.

Semi-Final Bee Update 2021
This year, the St. Louis Post-Dispatch Semi-Final Bee will be held VIRTUALLY on SATURDAY, MARCH 6, 2021 at 10:00 a.m. Please see the attached materials for the School Spelling Bee...
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Download your 2020-2021 SpellCheck and answer key to share with your students! Happy Spelling! Check out our weekly in-paper Spelling Bee Activities ! Activities will run until January 27 and...
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Are you keeping up with our spelling bee puzzles published in the St. Louis Post-Dispatch? Check below to find the puzzles and the answers! Our puzzles run on Wednesdays from...
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The St. Louis Post-Dispatch is again proud to sponsor the Scripps National Spelling Bee in our community. We know this school year has presented challenges for you and your students...
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Due to novel coronavirus, the final round of the St. Louis Post-Dispatch Regional Spelling Bee as well as the Scripps National Spelling Bee were unable to be held. These 36...
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April 24, 2020 The Scripps National Spelling Bee made the announcement today to cancel the 2020 national finals due to the ongoing concerns about the spread of the novel coronavirus...

2021 Spelling Bee Deadlines

  • Deadline to order SpellCheck: Friday, October 30
  • SpellChecks delivered to schools/available for download: Friday, November 13
  • 13 weeks of Spelling Bee activities published in paper and online beginning Wednesday, November 4
  • Deadline to register school with Scripps: Saturday, January 30
  • Deadline to submit school Spelling Bee winners: Friday, February 13, 2021
  • Semi-final Bee: Saturday, March 6, 2021 (details TBD)
  • Final Oral Bee: Saturday, March 13, 2021 (details TBD)