The Detroit Public Schools District-Wide Spelling Bee was held on Tuesday, March 1, at Renaissance High School.
2016 Spelling Bee winners include:
Elementary Bee (a.m.)
Syleena McPherson #20: Winner (Golightly Educational Center/4th grade)
Ivana Green #9: Runner-Up (Cooke Elementary/5th grade)
Middle School Bee (p.m.)
Kevin Howard #15: Winner (Golightly Educational Center/8th grade)
Cornelius Crawley #30: Runner-Up (Sampson-Webber Leadership Academy/8th grade)
For more information, please contact the DPS Office of Literacy at 313-873-4992.
Photography by: Harold Harris