Eighth grader, Gracy Nerren and fifth grader, Perri Smith will compete in the MAIS Overall Spelling Bee on Friday, January 18. Both girls placed in the district competition last month will have the opportunity to spell against other MAIS students.

The state spelling bee will be held at the Clyde Muse Center on the Rankin campus of Hinds Community College. Registration will begin at 8:00. The competition schedule is posted below.

Good luck girls!

8:30 8th grade competition

10:00 7th grade competiton

11:30 break

12:00 6th grade competition

1:30 5th grade competition

3:00 4th grade competition