Shasta County Spelling Bee


The Shasta County Office of Education (SCOE) is pleased to host the Shasta County Spelling Bee 2023 competition! The spelling bee is open for Shasta County students in grades 4-9. 

SCOE will host two county spelling bees:

Shasta County Elementary Spelling Bee (Grades 4-6)
  • Date and location to be determined.
  • Check-in begins at 12:30 pm. Competition starts promptly at 1:00 pm.
Shasta County Junior High Spelling Bee (Grades 7-9)
  • Date and location to be determined. 
  • Check-in begins at 12:30 pm. Competition starts promptly at 1:00 pm.

If you have any further questions or concerns please contact 

How To Qualify 

Each school must register its participant(s) by March 10, 2023. It is up to each school staff to determine how they select their participants for the county bees. Any competition a school uses is acceptable.

Each school may send two students to their respective divisions of the bee. Schools that have students in grades 4-8, or any other combination of elementary & junior high grades, may send two students to the elementary bee and two students to the junior high bee. 

Spelling Lists

Shasta County Elementary Word List 2023 - Coming Soon! 

Shasta County Junior High Word List 2023 - Coming Soon! 


Registration is done solely online.  If your school would like to participate in one, or both of the Shasta County Spelling Bees, please complete the registration by March 10, 2023. There is a registration fee of $25.00 per speller. 

Students will not be allowed to compete in the bee unless registration has been submitted online by Friday, March 10, 2023. 


Shasta County Spelling Bee Registration - Check back for link soon!




Two students will be selected to represent Shasta County in each division of the State spelling bee which will be held in San Joaquin County. Date to be confirmed. 

California State Elementary Spelling Bee
  • TBD, check-in begins at 7:45 am
California State Junior High Spelling Bee
  • TBD, check-in begins at 1:45 pm