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    VPA Member School Team Spelling Competition

    The regional and state spelling competitions are organized by teams on two grade levels: fifth/sixth and seventh/eighth. Regional competition winners compete to determine the state champions at each grade level.

    VSAC 50 Years VPA team spelling championship is sponsored by the Vermont Student Assistance Corporation (VSAC).

     

    The 2017 State Spelling Competition will be held on Saturday, November 18th, site TBA  The 5th& 6th grade competition will begin promptly at TBA.  All school teams and their teachers are advised to arrive at least thirty minutes before starting time.   The 7th& 8th grade competition will begin promptly at TBA.  All school teams and their teachers are advised to arrive at least thirty minutes before starting time.  Team rooms will be available. Snacks may be eaten in the team rooms but we ask that the room be left in as good condition as you found it.  The cafeteria will not be open.  Recording devices are not allowed during the competition. Team plaques, trophies and individual medals will be awarded at the end of each competition.

     

    Team Spelling 5/6 Regional List

    All Regionals will take place on Saturday, October 28, 2017 or Saturday, November 4, 2017. Host schools will be in touch with schools coming to their Regional with times etc.
     
     

    Team Spelling 7/8 Regional List

    All Regionals will take place on Saturday, October 28, 2017 or Saturday, November 4, 2017. Host schools will be in touch with schools coming to their Regional with times etc.

     

    Important Dates are as follows:  

    Applications Due: Friday, October 13th, 2017

    Regional Competitions: Saturday, October 28th, 2017 or Saturday, November 5, 2017

    State Championship: November 18th, 2017
     
     
     
    2017 Team Spelling Registration Form Spelling Team Registration Form (Excel format)
     

     

    Score Sheet: word  pdf

     2017 - 2018 Study Words


    5&6 Words Section 1 PDF

    5&6 Words Section 2 PDF

    5&6 Words Section 3 PDF

     

    7&8 Words Section 1 PDF

    7&8 Words Section 2 PDF

    7&8 Words Section 3 PDF



    Past State Champions
     
    2015 5/6 Winners:
    Winner: Frederick H. Tuttle Middle School
    Runner-Up: Woodstock Middle School
     
    2015 7/8 Winners:
    Winner: Frederick H. Tuttle Middle School
    Runner-Up: Manchester Middle School
     
    2014 5/6 Winners:
    Winner: Mary Hogan
    Runner-Up: F.H. Tuttle Middle School
     
    2014 7/8 Winners:
    Winner: Edmunds Middle School
    Runner Up: F.H. Tuttle Middle School
     
    2013 5/6 Winners:
    Winner: F.H. Tuttle Middle School
    Runner-up: Manchester Elementary/Middle School
     
     
    2013 7/8 Winners:
    Winner: F.H. Tuttle Middle School
    Runner-up: Manchester Elementary/Middle School
     
    2012 5/6 Winners:
    Winner: Green Street School
    Runner-up: Frederick Tuttle Middle School
     
     
    2012 7/8 Winners
    Winner: Frederick Tuttle Middle School
    Runner-up: Manchester Middle School
     
    2011 5/6 Winners
    5/6 Winner: Newbrook Elementary School
    Runners- Up (tie):  The Green Street School and Williston Central School
     
     2011 7/8 Winners
     
    7/8 Winner: Middlebury Middle School
    Runners-Up: Harwood Union Middle School
     
    2010 5/6 Winners
     
    Newbrook Elementary School
    Runners-Up: Mary Hogan School, Sharon Elementary School, & Waitsfield School
     

    2010 7/8 Winners

    Williston Central School
    Runners-Up: Barre Town School
     

    2009 5/6Winners

     
    Shelburne Community School
    Runners-Up: Sharon Elementary School
     
     

    2009 7/8 Winners

    State Champions: Harwood Jr High School
    Runners-Up: Edmunds Middle School