Spelling Bee

Looking to build your students’ word power? Wracking your brain for ways to have virtual fun in the midst of a pandemic? 

ENROLL your elementary or middle school in the 2021-22 Fairfax County Spelling Bee Program, brought to you by FCCPTA in coordination with the Scripps National Spelling Bee! Joining the Spelling Bee is easy! Visit www.spellingbee.com, click the “Enroll” button to upper right of the homepage, and follow the prompts. The fee per school is $175, payable to Scripps.


Enrollment opens on August 20, 2021

Once your school is signed up on www.spellingbee.com, scripps provides you with all of the materials you need to run a lively program – virtual or in-person – from vocabulary lists and competition rules to award certificates and prizes for your school champion.

The Fairfax County Spelling Bee Program peaks in March with the annual Fairfax County Spelling Bee. Now in its 15th year, this exclusive competition is open only to registered schools’ spelling bee champions, and the winner takes home the biggest prize of all: Entry into the 2022 Scripps National Spelling Bee as Fairfax County’s Champion!

FCCPTA wants your school to Bee all that it can Bee! To learn more about the Fairfax County Spelling Bee Program and its benefits for your students,
please contact our volunteer:
Eliza Morss, Coordinator, Fairfax County Spelling Bee Program: spellingbeechair@fccpta.org

The Fairfax County Spelling Bee Program is affiliated with the Scripps National Spelling Bee.
The Fairfax County Spelling Bee is an official Scripps Regional Spelling Bee.