Date: Sunday, March 11, 2018
Registration: 1:30 PM – Bee Starts: 2:00 PM
Host Council: Mary Immaculate, Council 12769, Secaucus, Immaculate Conception Church Auditorium (Lower Hall). Parking & Entrance behind the Church – 760 Post Place, Secaucus.
The FIRST PLACE winner of your council’s Bee, who must be an 8th Grade student, is expected to be your local representative.
IMPORTANT: Spellers may come from Catholic Schools, Charter Schools, Private Schools and Public Schools. Home-Schooled spellers who have participated in a Bee may also compete. We will accept ALL Spellers that meet the requirements listed in the Grand Knights Manual. Please check your Grand Knight’s drive or the Supreme or State Websites for additional rules and information.
Our four (4) top 8th Grade students will represent the Archdiocese of Newark at The New Jersey State Council Spelling Bee.
The top four (4) spellers from our BEE will earn cash cards worth $100.00, $85.00, $65.00, and $50.00 which have been sponsored by the Archdiocesan Chapters and Federations
They will also have earned the expectation to attend, and the honor to represent the Archdiocese at the State Council Spelling Bee, scheduled for April 8, 2018 in Brick.