GOOD FOR YOU: Windsor-Severance students gear up for district spelling bee Feb. 18
February 15, 2014
Students in the Windsor-Severance Re-4 School District are studying hard these days to correctly spell that one word that could vault them into the next round of competition.
The district spelling bee will be held at 5:30 p.m. Feb. 18 at Severance Middle School.
Windsor Middle School will be represented by 14 students — Presley Peterson, Alyson Ly, Hannah White, Kinsey Smith, Tessa Nally, Avery Jacobsen, Jackson Beck, Josh D. Ward, Brookelle Otte, Kaylee Peterson, Alexis Thomas, Hollie Maddocks, Jackson Dean and Kira Dickerson.
The Windsor Charter Academy will be represented by Jordyn Duin, Katie Arkley, Andrew Koehler and Megan Duin. Jordyn, a sixth-grader, placed first in the WCA spelling bee, Katie, a seventh-grader, placed second, while eighth-graders Andrew and Megan also advanced.
Two students from Windsor were listed among the 50 students from Colorado for the University of Wyoming's 2013 fall semester Provost's Honor Roll.
The Provost's Honor Roll consists of undergraduates who have completed at least six but fewer than 12 hours with a minimum 3.5 grade-point average for the semester.
The two students from Windsor are Rachael Bensen and Irene Bernal.
Two other Windsor students were among 106 students from Colorado on the 2013 fall semester President's Honor Roll at the University of Wyoming.
The President's Honor Roll consists of regularly enrolled undergraduates who earned a 4.0 ("A") GPA for the semester. To be eligible, students must have been enrolled for a minimum of 12 credit hours taken for letter grades.
The two students from Windsor are Hailey Annable and Taylor Clark.