VMS spelling bee

Vernon Middle School would like to congratulate the following students for winning their Grade-Level Spelling Bee.

6th Grade, from left: Toby Forehand, Tayelor Spears, and Nathan Hodges

7th Grade, from left: Allie Walters, Grace Quinn, and Ashley Siples

8th Grade, from left: Jada Brown, Ja’ruis Ridgeway, and Lexus Rhodes

District Winner: Ja’ruis Ridgeway

Each grade-level group represented VMS at the 2017 District Spelling Bee hosted at Roulhac Middle School on Thursday, December 15, 2016.  Ja’ruis Ridgeway won the 2017 District Spelling Bee and will move on the represent Washington County School District at the Regional Spelling Bee that will be held in Tallahassee, FL on Saturday, February 18, 2017.  In addition, Ja’ruis will be recognized at the Washington County School Board meeting on Monday, January 9, 2017.