Super spellers: Maine Consolidated School sends three to county bee

An eighth grader at Maine Consolidated School competes in the school's spelling bee.

Photo by Wendy Howell.

An eighth grader at Maine Consolidated School competes in the school's spelling bee.

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Logan Hawthorne, an eighth grader at Maine School, pauses to consider a word at the spelling bee.

Maine Consolidated School in Parks, Arizona hosted its annual spelling bee Jan. 24.

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Mrs. Smith, Mrs. Grantham and Mrs. Kennedy officiate the Maine School spelling bee. Jan. 24.

Representatives from each grade competed for three spots that will advance to the Coconino County Spelling Bee Feb. 10.

Seventh grader Kylie Golson took first place, winning with the spelling of the word “administration.”

Rowdy Weatherhead placed second and Brandalyn McMenamin and Gage Betts tied for third.

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