2019 CESA 7 Regional Spelling Bees

Four regional spelling bees are facilitated by CESA 7 (held January/February). Regional winners advance to the Badger State Spelling Bee and state spelling bee winners advance to the Scripps National Spelling Bee.


In order to participate in a CESA Regional Spelling Bee, each public, private, parochial,

charter, virtual, and home school association/group/co-op must enroll with the Scripps organization. Schools may enroll at www.spellingbee.com

*The Pre-Enrollment Period runs through August 21, 2018. The per-school fee during the Pre-Enrollment period is $160. Schools that pre-enroll receive early access to the 2019 Great Words, Great Works reading list and 25 codes good for 2019 Word Club Season Pass subscriptions.

*The Early Enrollment Period is from August 22, 2018, through October 15, 2018. The per-school fee during the Early Enrollment Period is $160.

*The Regular Enrollment Period is from October 16, 2018, through December 16, 2018. The per-school fee during the Regular Enrollment Period is $235.

〈AS PER SCRIPPS, schools may pay the enrollment fee to SCRIPPS by credit card or by check. If the pay-by-check option is selected, you may print a custom invoice for your school. A $7.50 check handling fee will apply.〉

*PLEASE NOTE: CESA 7 is informed of the schools that enroll with Scripps and will only send out necessary forms/information for participation in a regional spelling bee to those enrolled schools. Students that are in grades 3-8, from schools that have enrolled with Scripps, are eligible to compete (one student per school).

2019 C
ESA 7 Regional Spelling Bee Competitions

*Students from schools that have enrolled with Scripps, that are in Grades 3-8, are eligible to compete (one student per school).

Green Bay/Kewaunee
Location: Edison Middle School, Green Bay
Date: Monday, February 18, 2019
Time: 6:30 p.m.
Coordinator: Tina Haanen

♦ Sheboygan County (Out-of-City)
Location: ACUITY Insurance, Sheboygan
NEW Date Because of Weather: Monday, February 11, 2019
Time: 6:00 p.m.
Coordinator: Elizabeth (Beth) Anzia

Sheboygan (City of Sheboygan)
Location: A
CUITY Insurance, Sheboygan
Date: Thursday, January 17, 2019
Time: 3:30 p.m.
Coordinator: Mike Hendricks

Location: Mishicot High School
Date: Monday, February 4, 2019
Time: 4:45 p.m.
Coordinator: Sandy Tulachka


*The champion from each CESA 7 Regional Spelling Bee competition, advances to the Badger State Spelling Bee competition (see information below).

Badger State Spelling Bee
Location: Mitby Theater, on the Truax campus of Madison Area Technical College (Madison College). 3550 Anderson St., Madison, WI 53704
Date: Saturday, March 16, 2019
Time: 1:00 p.m.

Scripps National Spelling Bee
Location: Gaylord National Resort & Convention Center in National Harbor, Maryland
Date: Bee Week 2019 takes place May 26 through May 31


CESA 7 Regional Spelling Bee Coordinator

920-492-5960 (Ext. 610) 
Fax: 920-492-5965