The district spelling bee was held on Tuesday, Feb. 18 at the John Rawlings Museum in Las Animas.

The district spelling bee was held on Tuesday, Feb. 18 at the John Rawlings Museum in Las Animas. The Lion’s Club sponsors the district spelling bee and provided lunch for all the participants and their guests.

This year 11 participants from McClave and Las Animas participated.

Winners of the district bee
First Place Antonio Cadenas, fourth grade from Las Animas
Second place Mikayla Rodriquez, fifth grade from Las Animas
Third place Dawson Roesch, seventh grade from McClave

The first place winner, Antonio Cadenas, plans to participate in the state spelling bee in Denver on March 8.