Two students from CSRA schools are making appearances in the 2015 Scripps National Spelling Bee.
Speller No. 216 is Meagan Olivia White, who is sponsored by The Allendale Sun, in Allendale, South Carolina.
Meagan is a 12-year-old 6th grade at Barnwell Elementary School, in Barnwell Elementary School, Barnwell, South Carolina.
To see Meagan’s profile on the Scripps National Spelling Bee website, click here.
Speller No. 44 is Charles Sirui Li, who is sponsored by The Augusta Chronicle, in Augusta, Georgia.
Charles is a 12-year-old 6th grader at Stallings Island Middle School, in Evans, Georgia. He also participated in the 2014 Scripps National Spelling Bee.
To see Charles’ profile on the Scripps National Spelling Bee website, click here.
The 2015 Scripps National Spelling Bee takes place in the Maryland Ballroom at the Gaylord National Resort and Convention Center in National Harbor, Maryland.
The Preliminaries Test took place Tuesday from 9:00 a.m.–10:00 a.m. EDT.
Round Two (Preliminaries) will take place Wednesday from 8:00 a.m. until 11:45 a.m. EDT and be streamed live on ESPN3.
Round Three (Preliminaries) will take place Wednesday from 1:15 p.m. until 4:45 p.m. EDT and be streamed live on ESPN3.
The Announcement of Semifinalists will immediately follow the conclusion of Round Three and will be broadcast live on ESPN3.
The Semifinals Test will take place Wednesday night from 7:00 p.m..-8:00 p.m. EDT.
The Semifinals will take place on Thursday from 10:00 a.m.-1:00 p.m. p.m. EDT. and can be seen live on ESPN2.
The announcement of Championship Finalists will immediately follow the conclusion of the Semifinals and will be broadcast live on ESPN2.
The Championship Finals will take place Thursday from 8:00 p.m.-10:00 p.m. EDT and can be seen live on ESPN.
Good luck to Meagan and Charles!!!