Spelling Bee

ProjectProject GRAD  

2012 Spelling Bee
      DeRon Brinson
      Alylah Brown
      Gavin Carson
      James Daniel
      Ajonte Dardie
      Justice Ferguson
      Amaya Gainer
      Alexis Humphrey
      Lacy McMillan
      Drew Oliver
      Tania Pittman
      Darshon Rogers
      Kamara Shaw
      Marcellous Sledge
      Nate Slosson
      Jordan Tranthem
      Jazalyn Valley

Project GRAD Akron held its Sixth Annual Spelling Bee on Thursday, May 17, 2012 at Schumacher Community Learning Center. The participating schools were Crouse Community Learning Center, Rankin Elementary School, and Schumacher Community Learning Center. In total, 17 students participated in the Spelling Bee.  Each participant received a 2012 Spelling Bee t-shirt, a Dictionary-Thesaurus, a Spelling Bee medallion, and a participation certificate. First and second place winners received a trophy.

The first place winner was Kamara Shaw (pictured to the right), a fourth grader at Crouse Community Learning Center. The second place winner was Jazalyn Valley (pictured to the left), a fifth grader at Schumacher
Community Learning Center.
Project GRAD Akron acknowledges the West Akron
Neighborhood Group (W.A.N.G.) for their
contribution towards the 2012 Spelling Bee.