The Kenton County School District held the annual District Spelling Bee on Wednesday, March 10.
The overall and middle school winner was Landon Larcade from Turkey Foot Middle School. He won with the word 'liverwurst.' The overall and middle school runner up was Alex Rucosky from Twenhofel.
The elementary winner was Zane Peffer from Piner Elementary. The elementary runner up was Silas Sprinkles from Fort Wright.
The cover design winner was Logan Elfers from Woodland Middle School.
Congratulations to our winners and all participants.
- Beechgrove: Alec Lutz and Loralei MacCartney
- Caywood: Riley Daines and Abigail Jacobs
- Fort Wright: Hailey Dorantes LaCaba and Silas Sprinkles
- Hinsdale: Charli Cooper and Raleigh Phelps
- Kenton: Cordale Hamilton and Ava Riggs
- Piner: Jackson Childers and Zane Peffer
- River Ridge: Henry White and Eli Monks
- Ryland Heights: Alyson King and Isaac Poston
- Summit View (elementary): Xavier Hinton and Matthew Papyshev
- Taylor Mill: Isaac Gibson and Jack Jacobs
- White's Tower: Kenneth Hammons and Campbell Higgins
- Summit View (middle school): Ava Pronay and Jayden Utley
- Turkey Foot: Landon Larcade and Coralee Pelfrey
- Twenhofel: Alex Rucosky and Eli Rogers
- Woodland: Larken Getz and Angelee Lesniak
For photos from the Spelling Bee, click here: https://www.kenton.kyschools.us/DistrictGallery.aspx?CategoryId=42290&schoolid=0