Fridley Public Schools

FMS students spell their way to win a spot at Twin Cities Regional Spelling Bee


Jackson Gilbert, winner of spelling bee.

Cellulose. C-E-L-L-U-L-O-S-E. Cellulose.

This was the winning word, spelled by 8th grade student Jackson Gilbert at Fridley Middle School’s schoolwide spelling bee on January 24. FMS participated this year in the Scripps National Spelling Bee education program that offers students a variety of tools to widen their vocabulary through the study of words.