District Spelling Bee Winner Named
Mockingbird Elementary 5th grader Shishir J. was named the Coppell ISD spelling bee winner after a record 59 rounds of spelling. The competition ended when Shishir correctly spelled the word “regurgitate.” Justin R., 6th grade student at CMS West placed 2nd becoming the district's alternate.
Student's advanced to the district level based on individual campus spelling bees. A total of 18 students competed on Wednesday, January 21, one student from each elementary school and three from each middle school.Shishir will compete in the Dallas County Spelling Bee on February 26 at the University of Texas at Dallas at 7:00 p.m.