EmmaJo Schmidtmann wins OESJ Spelling Bee

EmmaJo Schmidtmann Spelling Bee ChampionOn Tuesday December 3, 2019 OESJ held its annual Spelling Bee at the JR/SR High School Auditorium.  Thirty students from grade 4 to grade 8 qualified to compete in this local Spelling Bee by winning their classroom bees.  The Bee went 13 rounds before EmmaJo Schmidtmann was crowned as the champion. EmmaJo will represent OESJ at the Regional Spelling Bee at Proctor’s Theater in Schenectady, NY on February 4.  Good luck, EmmaJo!





Spelling Bee Winners
L- R Kaylee Heroth (2nd place), EmmaJo Schmidtmann (champion), Myles Hayes (4th place), Peyton Spicci (3rd place)


Spelling Bee participants
The participants for the 2019-2020 OESJ Spelling Bee.
Bottom Row (L-R): Tyshawn Saunders, Colten Morrone, Elizabeth Miner, Nathan Haversat, Myles Hayes, Peyton Spicci, Kaylee Heroth, EmmaJo Schmidtmann
Middle Row (L-R): Ruby Hand, Chris Schmidtmann, Mira Norris, Anabel Morrison, Sophie Christensen, Justin Vickery, Makenna Richards, Jackson Polidori, Brooke Boyer, Nathaniel Williams
Top Row (L-R): Jacob Walrath, Deven Stilson, Mahala Pratt, Melanie Pomatto, Annette Johnson, Kendra Breton, Zachary Young, Paige Morrone, Jeffrey Lilliard, Sydney Hazzard