Three Brooks Middle School students qualified for next month’s Valley View School District 365U Spelling Bee by winning their grade level spelling bees Thursday.
Christopher Bavaro spelled “verdure” correctly to win 8th grade. Sidra Javed was second.
In 7th grade, the champ was Alina Khan who won on “auberginge.” Daryle Posadas was second.
Nafay Abdul is the 6th grade winner thanks to “charioteer.” Bobby Pippenger was second.
The district finals are Feb. 4.