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Marion Elementary School Conducts Spelling Bee

Marion Elementary School conducted its annual Spelling Bee on Feb. 8.

Zadan White, a sixth-grade student, spelled “drawl” correctly in the 13th round to finish first. Fifth-grader Kendall Mattison finished in second place. A total of 18 students participated.

Zadan and Kendall advanced to the Scripps Regional Spelling Bee at WF-L BOCES in Newark on March 23. If one of them is unable to attend, alternate Rachael Davies will participate.