St. Mary's Elementary School celebrated a spelling bee victory as 6th grader Aubrey Allen emerged as the champion. Eighth-grader Karissa Endlich secured the runner-up position, with commendable efforts.
Aubrey expressed joy and surprise at the win, highlighting the payoff from dedicated practice. Karissa felt happy to compete among her talented peers, and was excited about her placement as well.
Principal Williams commended all participants, emphasizing the celebration of hard work and dedication. The St. Mary community looks forward to witnessing further academic achievements from these promising young spellers.