October 9, 2023 – Scripps Online Testing Platform OTP) – As part of your school’s enrollment with the HCLS Spelling Bee, educators at your school will receive access to the Online Testing Platform, the Bee’s platform that gives educators maximum flexibility in running a spelling bee program. With Classroom and School levels, educators can set online spelling and vocabulary tests in place of hosting an in-person Classroom or School spelling bee. HCLS will confirm access to the OTP once enrollment and payment processing is complete for all schools. Please stay tuned for updates.
- Oct 2 – Online Registration – closed
- Oct 11 – Scripps Educator OTP Webinar
watch educator webinar | watch educator OTP webinar
- Oct 17 – HCLS Spelling Bee Info Session Webinar at 7pm
Watch session | view transcript
- Feb 5 – Deadline to complete school-level spelling bee
- Feb 12 – Deadline to submit winner and alternate information to Scripps OTP
- March 15, 2024 – HCLS Spelling Bee at Hammond High School (tentative)
- Week of Memorial Day 2024 – Scripps National Spelling Bee occurs in National Harbor, Maryland. Visit spellingbee.com beginning May 1, 2024, for a full schedule.
View last year’s spelling bee information here