CESA #12 Regional Spelling Bee

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Registration Closed.
Last Date to Register: 2/1/2024 12:01 AM
Last Date to Cancel: 1/29/2024 12:01 AM
Agency: CESA 12
Agency Contact: Nancy Harrison
Location: Northwood Technical College-Ashland Campus
2100 Beaser Avenue
Ashland, WI 54806
Facility: Conference Center
2/7/2024 01:00 PM - 03:00 PM Registration 12:30 PM

CESA #12 Regional Spelling Bee



2100 Beaser Avenue, Ashland, WI. 54806

Wednesday, February 1, 2023

Registration begins at 12:30 PM

Bee starts promptly at 1:00 PM

Family members are welcome to attend.

Inclement Weather Make Up Day: TBD

Highlights for this year’s “Spelling Bee” are as follows:

The speller must attend a “school” that is officially enrolled with the Scripps National Spelling Bee. If you have students participating from multiple “schools” within your district each “school” must be registered with Scripps in order to participate in the Spelling Bee. *This is a Scripps National Spelling Bee regulation

Those participating in the championship finals of the Scripps National Spelling Bee, must qualify under two basic requirements: (a) they must not have passed beyond the eighth grade on or before February 1, 2024; and (b) they must not have reached their 15th birthday on or before August 31, 2023.

Two contestants from each public school district or private school district will be eligible to participate in the CESA #12 Regional Bee.  

Two finalists competing in the CESA #12 Regional Bee will be eligible to go to Madison to compete in the Badger State Bee which will be held on Saturday, March 16th at 1:00 PM at the Mitby Theater of Madison College.

Alternates are also encouraged to attend the Badger State Bee.

Districts that have purchased this service to participate in the competition this year are: Ashland*, Bayfield, Chequamegon*, Drummond*, Hayward,  Mellen*, Phillips, Solon Springs*, South Shore*, Washburn*, and Winter (*indicates Scripps registration complete)

If you have any questions or concerns, please contact Nancy Harrison at 715.685.1838  or  


Cancellation Policy:

Any registration cancellation must be received by the registration deadline date stated on the event for a refund to be issued. Persons registering and not in attendance on the day of the session will be charged the full registration fee (substitutions are accepted). CESA 12 reserves the right to cancel any session due to insufficient enrollment. Participants will be notified by email or phone if a cancellation occurs.

Weather conditions:

If a workshop has been canceled due to weather conditions, every effort will be made to reschedule the workshop. Participants will be notified via email through if a cancellation occurs. Please make sure all your contact information is correct on

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Other Helpful Hints: Room temperatures vary from one workshop location to another, so bring a jacket or sweater for maximum comfort.

Dietary Disclaimer:

CESA 12 makes every effort to accommodate basic dietary needs such as vegetarian, gluten-free, and basic food allergies. CESA 12 does not assume liability for adverse reactions to food consumed or items one may come into contact with while eating at a CESA 12 event. To better serve our guests with dietary restrictions or allergies, please go into your myQuickReg account and update the special accommodations section. Notice of a special dietary need must be made at the time of your registration.