Gillett students face off in spelling bee

Gillett Middle School students in grades 5-8 participated in the Scripp’s Spelling Classroom Bee. The top three spellers from each grade participated in the Gillett School District bee Jan. 19 in the Meunier/Pelow Auditorium.

The top two spellers were sixth-grader Isabella Matczak and fifth-grader Tyler Frank. Matczak will represent Gillett at the CESA 8 Regional Bee in Suring on Feb. 13.

Don Olderman and Tami McQuillan organized and proctored the event.