On Thursday, Jan. 17, eighteen students represented Faith Christian School (FCS) in the SCISA Regional Spelling Bee at Calhoun Academy in St. Matthews. Grade-level spelling bees were held for students in 3rd through 8th grades. Victoria Jones (3rd grade) placed in the top two for her grade level. She will represent FCS at the SCISA State Spelling Bee on February 13th, at Williamsburg Academy in Kingstree SC. Princess Tisdale (3rd grade) and Victoria Maxwell (8th grade) placed third and will serve as alternates in the State competition.
Back row (left to right) Caroline Steele, Solomon Brown, Marlon Duke, Victoria Maxwell, Ben Johnson, Taylor Jones, Jansen Ward, and Leanne Wagenhoeffer. Front row (left to right) Ethan Hayes, Alexia Roberts, Princess Tisdale, Jacob Winningham, Sinaa Rogers, Brooke Cashwell, Victoria Jones, Dominik Lee, Daniel Brown, and Robert Bare.