On February 6, 2020, Jayden Cruz, 5th-grade student at Taylor Elementary, was among 50 other contestants who participated in the MISD Spelling Bee, and was crowned the 2020 MISD Spelling Bee Champion by correctly spelling the word “v-i-c-i-n-i-t-y” in a lone round!! Jayden will now compete at the Regional Spelling Contest on Saturday, March 7th at Texas State Technical College for the chance to advance to the Scripps National Spelling Bee near Washington, DC.
Spelling Bee Coordinator, Mrs. Lisa Sanchez, would like to congratulate Jayden, his parents Ernesto and Tammy Jo Cruz, Principal David Aguirre, and his Spelling Coach, Mrs. Yvonne Smith.
Way to go, Jayden, and GOOD LUCK AT REGIONALS!!
Link to Live Event: https://www.pscp.tv/w/1mrGmQpRXgBGy