The Kenton County School District held its annual district Spelling Bee on Dec. 12 at Turkey Foot Middle School.
Paul Kreinbrink from Turkey Foot Middle School was the overall winner. The runner up and elementary winner was Aiden Susner from River Ridge Elementary. Travis Kohman from Twenhofel was the middle school runner up, and Cooper Benton from Hinsdale Elementary was the elementary runner-up.
Paul Kreinbrink will go on to compete in the state spelling bee in Louisville in May.
Congratulations to all of the participants:
- McKenna Blair and Kai Shepherd, Beechgrove
- Marley Yeager and Nick Hageman, Caywood
- Sam Clark and Kimani Edwards, Ft. Wright
- Riley Stephenson and Parker Monson, Kenton Elementary
- Julia McClanahan and Laylah Klein, Piner
- Jack Gregorcyk and Cooper Benton, Hinsdale
- Nguyen Nguyen and Aiden Susner, River Ridge
- Alex Rucosky and Makenna Peko, Ryland
- Cameron Smith and Jackson Miller, SVA (Elementary)
- Larken Getz and Evann McElfresh, Taylor Mill
- Dalton Schreiber and Marlee Collins, White's Tower
- Zander Munoz and Bobby Snyder, SVA (Middle)
- Paul Kreinbrink and Javen Hickey, Turkey Foot
- Ethan Gangwish and Travis Krohman, Twenhofel
- Maddie Davis and Austin Huelsman, Woodland
For photos from the event, click here: http://www.kenton.kyschools.us/DistrictGallery.aspx?CategoryId=42242&schoolid=0
Cover Design winner: Makenna Baxter, Twenfhofel Middle School