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Top Nicollet spellers move on to District Bee

On Oct. 29, the 2015-2016 Nicollet Spelling Bee was held, featuring eighteen seventh and eighth grade students that qualified for the competition. Their performance on a written spelling test identified the following students as school finalists:

  • Muscab Abdullahi 
  • Amira Lopez-Ali
  • Rahma Abdullahi 
  • Nawal Mahamed
  • Najla Abdulle 
  • Connor Meuli
  • Daisy Anderson 
  • Brianna O’Brien
  • Michael Angara 
  • Lauren Pettis
  • Aliyah Butler 
  • Angie Plestsova
  • Neil Duong 
  • Fatih Shigidy
  • Izzy Fuhrer 
  • Jesse Xayarath
  • Hannah Lake 
  • Heran Yeshitila

We congratulate all of these students for their fine achievement!

Three students emerged as school representatives for the District Spelling Championship, which will be held at Burnsville High School on Dec. 14 at 7 pm.

Aliyah Butler, Lauren Pettis and Hannah Lake will participate in the District competition. Heran Yeshitila is the alternate. Good luck!

Posted: Thursday, December 3, 2015 - 13:01