Top 5 Finalists of Spelling Bee pose for group picture with enunciator

The Martin County School District held its 57th annual Lillian A. Dassori Elementary Spelling Bee on December 14, 2022.

 Stellar spellers from all twelve of the District's elementary schools participated in seven rounds of competition. Contestants tackled the spelling of words such as "aardvark," "anathema," "celestial,” “wherewithal,” and "ipso facto."

The winner of the Bee, Olivia Priddy from SeaWind Elementary, nailed the winning word, "eschew."

Click here to view the list of the top five finalists and read more about the event:

Watch a recap of the s-p-e-c-t-a-c-u-l-a-r event: