HUSD Hosts its Annual Spelling Bee

On Tuesday, February 6, the Hemet Unified School District hosted its annual Spelling Bee, showcasing the extraordinary talents of 26 students from schools across the district. The event, held at our District Board Room, was a testament to the dedication and hard work of these young scholars.

Throughout 10 intense rounds of competition, these budding wordsmiths navigated through challenging vocabulary, demonstrating their linguistic resilience. The competition reached an exciting end with the winning word "reimbursable," showcasing the advanced caliber of our participants.

We extend our heartfelt congratulations to all the participants for their outstanding performances. Each contestant showcased commendable skill and determination, making the event a true celebration of academic excellence.

In recognition of their exceptional achievements, we proudly announce the following winners:

1st Place: Esteban "Stevie" Castro

Grade 5, Cawston Elementary

2nd Place: Aniza Mira Malumay

Grade 7, Acacia Middle School

3rd Place: Olivia Moser

Grade 5, Idyllwild School

These remarkable individuals have not only demonstrated their mastery of language but have also served as inspirational role models for their peers.

HUSD extends its deepest appreciation to all the participants, staff, teachers, parents, and volunteers whose support and dedication made this event a resounding success. It is through such collaborative efforts that we continue to foster a culture of academic excellence and achievement within our district.