Regional Office of Education #47

Lee, Ogle & Whiteside Counties, Illinois
1001 West 23rd Street, Sterling, IL 61081
Phone: 815.625.1495 | Fax: 815.625.1625
Robert D. Sondgeroth, Regional Superintendent

National Spelling Bee

Don’t forget to tune in to the National Spelling Bee and cheer on Rebekah Zeigler from Polo.

Wednesday, May 31 – Preliminaries on ESPN 3
Round 2: 8:00 a.m.- 12:15 p.m. (EST)
Round 3: 1:15 p.m. – 6:00 p.m. (EST)

Thursday, June 1 – Finals (ESPN 2)
10:00 a.m. (EST)

Friday, June 2 – Finals Conclude (ESPN)
8:00 p.m. (EST)

You can follow the contest on Twitter @ScrippsBee

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Regional Office of Education #47 — Lee, Ogle and Whiteside Counties, Illinois — acts as an advocate for education by providing positive leadership; performing regulatory functions as directed by The Illinois School Code and the Illinois State Board of Education; coordinating and delivering state and local services; and disseminating information for education, school districts, and the community.