Billerica Spelling Bee – You’re Invited!

February 4, 2012 in the Auditorium at Billerica Memorial High School

You’re invited to what promises to be an exciting and outstanding event, the third annual Billerica Spelling Bee. This event, sponsored by Billerica Partners for Education and the Billerica Rotary Club, will take place on Saturday, February 4, 2012 in the Auditorium at Billerica Memorial High School, 35 River Street, Billerica, MA.

This year, 179 students representing the Billerica Public Schools, Innovation Academy Charter School, Academy of Notre Dame, St. Augustine’s, and home schools will be participating in the finals.

  • The elementary school competition begins at 9:00 AM with the third grade finalists followed by the fourth grade finalists at 10:30 AM and the fifth grade finalists at 12:30 PM.
  • The middle school competition begins at 2:00 PM with the sixth grade finalists followed by the seventh grade finalists at 3:00 PM and the eighth grade finalists at 4:00 PM.

All finalists will receive a medal and winners will receive trophies and prize packs.

Tickets will be sold at the door – $5 for adults, $3 for children and seniors. All proceeds from this event will go the Billerica Partners for Education grant program that funds $20,000 each year in innovative classroom projects in our schools.

Hajjar Art Show Finalists

Congratulations to all of the students who participated in the Hajjar School Annual Art Show! And thank you to the parents, volunteers and judges that helped make this great activity come together!

The following students will move on to compete in the town-wide Art Show on March 24, 2012 at the Marshall Middle School:

  Category 1 Category 2
  • The Giraffe Safari by Sophia Leyne
  • Ocean Life by Stella Pritchard
  • Aeroplane with Milk Bottle by Bari Atiq
  • Fall Tree by Olivia Krajewska
  • Ballerina Outside by Olivia Santolucito
  • Fruit Rocks by Brie Barbaro

  • Desert Life by Samantha Gaona

  • Family Snow Fun by Paige DiPrizio
  • Flower – Works by Catherine Jalbert
  • A Day In the Caribbean by Marianna Cenci
  • Second Grade Plants vs. Zombies by Jake Shaw
  • One Winter’s Day by Advika Krishnan
  • Beauty & The Peace by Monita Seng
  • The Walking Robot by Gavin Bourdeau

  • Handcarved Bruins Sign by Jake Seymour
  • The Arctic Ocean by Hailey Chin
  • Cravings by Ava Cloghessy
  • Eagle by Lily Bickford
  • Bead Dazzle by Brianna Martini
  • A Bowl of Fruit by Maddison Jacques
  • Polaris Rush XC Pro-Ride by Troy Tamis
  • Snowman Dealer by Annika Gonzalez-Zugasti
  • Jungle by Laura & Jessica Saunders