Spelling Bee Winners

Fifteen middle school students showcased their spelling talent in the 2020 Pegasus Spelling Bee on January 14. After advancing through a competitive 20 rounds, sixth grader Suraj S. placed first, eighth grader Noah J. placed second and seventh graders Sophia L. & CJ S. tied for third.
Additional participants included the following:

6th Grade
Kaya W.
Jonas R.
Lauren Y.

7th Grade
Ava S.
Grace Y.
Lance Y.

8th Grade
Brandon P.
Sina E.
Katerina M.
Sophia S.

The winners will proceed to the Orange County Spelling Bee Preliminary Written Round on February 24. This Spelling Bee is coordinated by the Orange County Department of Education (OCDE) in partnership with the Orange County Register. The highest ranking students from the written round will advance to the Final Oral Round on February 29, where they will compete for the top speller in the country. For more information, please visit the OCDE Spelling Bee website.
The Pegasus School is a coed, non-profit, nonsectarian day school in Huntington Beach, California, that serves students in pre-Kindergarten through Grade 8. A Pegasus education equips bright, motivated students to achieve future academic success and make a positive impact on society.