1st Round was held the week of Dec. 14th.
2nd Round will be held the week of Jan. 4th.
RRC finalist round will be held mid- January. The date has not been set, and the format is yet to be determined.
Regional Spelling Bee will be held Feb. 2nd in Redwood Falls. The top speller from RRC's grades 5-8 will advance to the Regional Bee.
* Graded spelling lists were sent home with each advancing speller for holiday preparation for the next round.
First Round - Advancing Students
Grade 2: Stella Batalden, Aubree Kircher, Brysden Groebner, Grayson Pfarr, Veronica Johnson, & Violet Sonnek. Grade 2 alternates: Hailey Bierl & Payton Lidtke.
Grade 3: Halle Paplow, Savvy Anderson, Abby Thram, Jace Miller, Allina Dominguez, & Madisyn Keck. Grade 3 alternates: Ethan Johnson & Victoria Rios.
Grade 4: Alexis Ayres, Kullen Steen, Amana Smith, Emma Hagert, Zoey Keck, & Jenna Hagert. Grade 4 alternates: Brandon Therkilsen & Carter Arnsdorf.
Grade 5: Colton Jeckell, Rylee Swenson, Stephanie Needham, Aiden Prechel, Lilly Batalden, Asa Olson, & Kyleigh Groebner. Grade 5 alternates: Aron VanMeveren & Coyer Determan.
Grade 6: Madilyn Marsh, Jadyn Beranek, Dominic Senst, Morgan Hubert, Camryn Therkilsen, Carly Hubert, & Kendra Schroeder. Grade 6 alternates: Kennedy Carter, Grant Kronback, & Trae Deuschle.
Grade 7: Jack Grant, Austin Imker, Trenton Blomgren, August Olson, Brekken Determan, & DeAnn Roiger. Grade 7 alternates: Ali Sutherland, Maddie Harder, Finn Batalden, & Abe Stavnes.