Spelling Bee

Malheur County’s premier academic event, the Malheur County Spelling Bee, will be held March 12, 2020, at Nyssa Elementary School.  The event features spelling competitions in 1st-8th grades to determine the top spellers at each grade level, as well as to crown an overall champion who will represent Malheur County at the Scripps National Spelling Bee in Washington, D.C.  Opening ceremonies begin at 8:00 a.m; and spelling competitions start at 8:30 a.m, and conclude at 12:00 p.m.  The public is invited to attend the events.