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Middle School Spelling Bee Winner

Thursday, November 9, 2017

Congratulations to Diego Jennings '23, winner of this year's Middle School spelling bee. The winning word was: noctograph.

Other finalists included Cooper Phillips '24 and La'Nae Gant '24.

Some of the words they correctly spelled: delicatessen, mizzen, platano, diadromous, naology, enorganic, nebulosity, hibiscus, deja vu, medivac, tuberculosis.

Some of the words they misspelled: breccia, quemadero, hyleg, dolcissimo, escabeche, gallinaceous, mujahideen, autochthonous, eudaemonic.