January 30, 2009
On Friday, January 30, 2009 St. Ignatius, Martyr, Catholic School held it's school wide spelling bee. Twelve students from grades 3 to 8 competed to represent St. Ignatius, Martyr, Catholic School at theScripps Regional Spelling Bee for Williamson, Hays, and Travis counties.
The champion for St. Ignatius, Martyr, Catholic School is Tomas S. Maia of the 7th Grade. Tomas will be competing against 41 other school champions on Tuesday, February 10, 2009 at 6:30 PM in the Cafeteria of Cedar Valley Middle School in Austin. The champion of the Regional Spelling Bee for Williamson, Hays, and Travis counties will compete against the other 35 Regional/District champions at the HoustonPBS Bee. The champion of the HoustonPBS Bee will send its champion to the Scripps National Spelling Bee in May.