Parkside students place in Regional Spelling Bee


Congratulations to Parkside students Olivia Humphrey and Jakob Clausen for taking 1st and 3nd place at their Regional Spelling Bee at Gerald R. Ford Academic Center in Grand Rapids on February 10.

Olivia, a 4th grader, placed 1st at the Regional and will go on to participate in the Greater Grand Rapids Spelling Bee held on March 10, 2015 at the Gerald R. Ford Museum Auditorium. She will be one of the youngest contestants at the competition competing against twenty-two 4th through 8th graders.

Jakob Clausen placed 3rd at the Regional competition and was the Parkside Champion.