Centennial's 42 best spellers compete in our 7th Annual Spelling Bee!

  • Winners!

    Left to right: Dr. McDowell, Elias Gonzalez (2nd place), Samiro Abdirahman (Champion), Ms. Mueller


    What an amazing Bee!

    Forty-two of Centennial's top spellers bravely competed in a stressful situation, and gave it their best effort. The bee went eight tough rounds.

    Here are the results- Our younger students held their own even though the 5th graders were in the top two spots at the end.

    1st place: samiro abdirahman - 5th grade  winning word: swankiest

    2nd place: elias gonzalez - 5th grade

    tied for 3rd place:

    desean 5th

    nurazimah 4th

    hailey a  4th

    fabian m 4th

    irving c 5th

    anyiah  5th

    Our bee was recorded and it is posted on the Centennial Facebook Page.

    Here are the students who participated—please congratulate them when you see them for their courageousness and effort.


    Alex M                 3            

    Emraan M           3            

    Gabby L                3            

    Jayce G           3            

    Kaiden R               3            

    Khriz C 3            

    Kristin E                3            

    Leslie Q                3            

    Malachi W           3            

    Sophia S               3            

    Alyssa B                4            

    Elena M                4            

    Elizabeth H          4            

    Ester P        4            

    Fabian M             4            

    Gabby M              4            

    Hailey A                4            

    Haris M                4            

    Isaac P 4            

    Lawranec W       4            

    Mya F               4            

    Nurazimah M     4            

    Valeria M             4            

    Aariyah G             5            

    Aiden S                 5            

    Aleigha B             5            

    Andy O 5            

    Anyiah M             5            

    Arianna A            5            

    DeSean G             5            

    Elias G              5            

    Irving C                5            

    Maritza V             5            

    Melonie W          5            

    Michael G            5            

    Riley C             5            

    Samiro A              5            

    Zaybreon V         5            

    Please congratulate every student who participated for their courageousness and effort, and for being wonderful role models.

    Special thanks to all  3rd, 4th, and 5th grade teachers, Ms. Sarah, Ms. Jackie, Dr. McDowell,  Ms. Mueller, Mr. Reid, Ms. Gunn, Marc, Brian,  and everyone else who helped in any way- for all your help pulling this event off without a hitch.

    It was outstanding, thanks to parents, teachers, and our students!