The mail purpose is to help students improve their spelling, increase their vocabulary, learn concepts, and develop correct English usage in a fun way that will help them throughout their lives.


At LCA all students in grades 4th through 8th may participate in the Spelling Bee.

The official rules for eligibility state that the Spelling Bee is open to students who have not reached their 16th birthday on or before the date of the national finals and who have not passed beyond the eighth grade at the time of their school finals.

Davis County Spelling Bee

The top 15 spellers from each semi-final bee will move up to the next round. The County Bee will be held at Woods Cross High School, in Bountiful in March.

Scripps National Spelling Bee

Only the top speller from the County Bee will qualify to attend the National Spelling Bee. This is held the last week of May and the first week of June in Washington, DC.