Congratulations to the 5th/6th and the 7th/8th Grade Lyman Gilmore Bombers Spelling Teams for taking 1st Place in the Nevada County Spelling Tournament's Team Competition!
Pacing the 5th/6th grade team with a perfect score was 5th Grader Stella, and with only one wrong 6th Grader Noah Cotter. Pacing the 7th/8th grade team with perfect scores were 7th Grader McKinley Nguyen, and 8th Grader Laila Ghosheh.
Rounding out the 5th/6th grade team were 6th Graders Isaac Massam and Grayson, and 5th Grader Joselyn Zarate. Rounding out the 7th/8th grade team were 8th Graders Rebekah and Ellery Beaudette, and 7th Grader Roy Rhoades who each spelled 22 of 24 words correctly.
The 5th/6th team scored 114 correctly spelled words out of 120, and beat their closest competitor by 16 correctly spelled words; and the 7th/8th grade team scored 113 correct out of 120, and beat their closest competitor by 10 correctly spelled words.
6th graders will be attending Science Camp at a new location this year, Camp Bonita YMCA, overlooking the Golden Gate Bridge. Below is a document for you to download, "Request To Go," so you can get an idea of the dates and the cost. We would like to to fill out this form by November 17 so we can have an idea of how many students want to attend.
You can also download the Jog-A-Thon form below. This is a way that students cam start earning money to pay camp. The Jog-A-Thon will be held on November 15.