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 the state spelling bee winner advances 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 must enroll with the Scripps organization. Schools may enroll at www.spellingbee.com

*Early Enrollment Period: Began on May 1, 2019 and goes through October 15, 2019. The per-school fee during the Early Enrollment Period is $165.

*Regular Enrollment Period: Is from October 16, 2019, through December 20, 2019. The per-school fee during the Regular Enrollment Period is $240. 

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 during the online enrollment process, the school will receive an invoice. 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).

2020 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
Date:  Monday, February 17, 2020
Time:  6:30 p.m.
Coordinator:  Tina Haanen

♦ Sheboygan County (Out-of-City)
Location:  Acuity Insurance
Date:  Monday, January 27, 2020
Time:  6:00 p.m.
Coordinator:  Laura Fiorini

Sheboygan (City of Sheboygan) 
Location:  Acuity Insurance
Date:  Thursday, January 23, 2020
Time:  3:30 p.m.
Coordinator:  Mike Hendricks

Location:  Mishicot High School
Date:  Monday, February 10, 2020
Time:  5:45 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 (Madison Area Technical College/MATC)
Date:  Saturday, March 7, 2020
Time:  1:00 p.m.

cripps National Spelling Bee 
Bee Week 2020 takes place the week of Memorial Day, May 24 through May 29, at Gaylord National Resort & Convention Center in National Harbor, Maryland.


CESA 7 Regional Spelling Bee Coordinator

920-492-5960 (Ext. 5610) 
Fax: 920-492-5965