2016 Spelling Bee

2016 Spelling Bee Winners


1st Place: Keilah Torrillo ( Jefferson Elementary School 4th) 2nd Place: Charlie Zucker (Franklin Elementary School 5th) 3rd Place: Kaya Jain (Lincoln Hubbard Elementary School 4th) 4th Place: Noah Hinger (Jefferson Elementary School 4th) 5th Place: Bennett Harvey (Franklin Elementary School 5th)

Bee Chairs

2016 Spelling Bee Chairs Rexy Bianco, Tina Walker, and Shelley Davies


The 2016 Fourth and Fifth Grade 

Spelling Bee

sponsored by

The Summit Junior Fortnightly Club

Saturday, January 23rd, 2016

Lawton C. Johnson Summit Middle School Auditorium

272 Morris Avenue, Summit, NJ

9:30AM Check-in

10:00AM Spelling Bee

(Snow date Saturday, January 30th, 2016 – location TBD)


The Annual Summit Junior Fortnightly Club Spelling Bee is open to fourth and fifth grade students in Summit’s five public elementary schools (Brayton, Franklin, Jefferson, Lincoln-Hubbard and Washington) and Summit’s two private elementary schools (Kent Place and Oak Knoll).

The Spelling Bee fills up quickly.  Only the registration forms of the first 70 students will be accepted. A waiting list will also be maintained. Applications will be taken by online registration between DECEMBER 14th and DECEMBER 18, 2015 and acceptance will be based on the date and time the form was submitted. Registration forms submitted prior to December 14, 2015 will be disqualified.

Accepted contestants will be confirmed via email by December 21, 2015. Rules and practice word lists will be sent to all accepted participants.

For more information, contact Co-Chairs Rexy Bianco or Tina Walker via email: summitspellingbee@gmail.com