During the first weeks of January, DVISD elementary and middle schools held  a spelling bee at each campus for grades 1st-8th. The champions from each school will advance to the SCRIPPS Regional Spelling Bee in Buda on Saturday, February 25, at 11:00 a.m. for the chance to advance to the Houston Public Media Spelling Bee in April. Runner-ups have also been selected in case the champion cannot make it to the regional bee. Below is the list of champions, runner-ups from the January Spelling Bees. Congratulations to these students on a job well done!

The champions from each school are: 


Champion Runner-up
Baty  Elementary Lizzie Milla Dalilah Alvarez
Creedmoor Elementary Isaiah Molina  
Del Valle Elementary Aaron Castillo Hadja Jackson
Gilbert Elementary Oscar Espinosa Carlos Guzman
Hillcrest Elementary Christian Garza “Joshua” Constancio
Hornsby-Dunlap Elementary Angel Cordova Joseph Martinez
Smith Elementary David Lopez-Hare Ozell Sabur
Popham Elementary Asher Brackmann Gear Rosco
Dailey Middle Jacqulyn Lopez Samuel Celedo
Del Valle Middle Mario Gonzales Kristen Reveile
Ojeda Middle Joaquin Morales Jacqueline Ramirez


Spelling Bee Competition Photo

Spelling Bee Competition

Spelling Bee Competition Photo

Spelling Bee Competition


Should you wish to attend the Regional Spelling Bee, details can be found below.

Regional Bee Details:

Day and Date: Saturday, February 25, 2017

Location:  Hays CISD Performing Arts Center

Address: 979 Kohler’s Crossing, Kyle, 78640

Arrival time for spellers:  10:30 am

Start time for bee: 11:00 am