We have a WINNER! Emma Walterscheid has been named the Muenster ISD Spelling Bee Champion. In the 2019 School Spelling Bee, after THIRTY edge-of-your-seat rounds and 210 words, this sixth grader was declared the Muenster ISD 2019 School Spelling Bee Champion. The contest was held in the MISD Cafetorium on Wednesday, January 30. Walterscheid was named the champion by correctly spelling the word grenadier.
The spelling champion was met by thirty-seven strong competitors. Seventh grader, Cassy Acayan, who was named 1st- runner-up, stuck it out through the end. Also receiving recognition as “Top Spellers” competing in 6 or more rounds were the top two, Walterscheid and Acayan, along with Tate Sampson, Colt Walterscheid, Emma Marshall, Emma Krebs, Branson Voth, Caitlyn McCann, Jaycee Bryson, Bailey Newton, and, Carter Heller.
Emma Walterscheid will compete in the Cooke County Spelling Bee on February 11th at the Gainesville ISD Administration Building. She will compete against the winners from Sacred Heart Catholic School, Gainesville Middle School, Robert E. Lee Intermediate School, and Chalmers Elementary School.