Join us in Colorado as we come together for the Tenth Annual National Spanish Spelling Bee. A huge thanks and a pat on the back to Jorge Garcia and the executive board of the Colorado Association for Bilingual Education as they have agreed to host the 2020 event. July 9th and 12th are travel days. The group activities will begin with the orientation session on Friday, July 10, 2020, and will end with the National Spanish Spelling Bee Awards Dinner on Saturday evening, July 11, 2020.
2021 HOST HOTEL
The 2021 Host Hotel is TBD
Registration is now exclusively online and provides you several options for payment.
(2021 registration is not yet available)
The 2021 National Spanish Spelling Bee Booklet and Lista de Palabras is available now. Download the booklet and the Student Study Guide by clicking on the links below
From time to time we find it necessary to make corrections in the booklet and to the Lista de Palabras. The link below will take you to a document that will outline the edits that have been made.
What do Good Spellers Do by Dr. Patricia MacGregor-Mendoza, New Mexico State University
Schedule of Events
It was a grueling seven hours of competition and in the end 9 were declared co-champions!