Rio Rancho Public Schools recently hosted the Rio Rancho/Sandoval County District Spelling Bee. The bee was conducted remotely and streamed over our YouTube Channel at: https://youtu.be/FAiHqTsEl2U. In total, we had 39 qualifying students participate from 22 schools within Sandoval County.
Congratulations are in order for the following students (plus a three way tie for 3rd place):
- First Place - Ian Zeter, grade 5, Ernest Stapleton Elementary (Pictured)
- Second Place - Keith Lee, grade 5, Martin Luther King, Jr. Elementary
- Third Place - Logan Hargues, grade 5, Joe Harris Elementary
- Third Place - Sathya Martin, grade 7, Lincoln Middle School
- Third Place - Lauryn McKee, grade 8, Mountain View Middle School
- Alternate (sixth place finisher) - Sarah Fletcher, grade 5, Colinas del Norte Elementary
We are so proud of every student who participated in this year’s Spelling Bee and congratulate the winners on a job well done. We look forward to seeing you represent us at the State level.