The 4th and 5th grade spelling bee at Wadewitz Elementary ended with Hailee Pullen’s victory. She took home top honors and bragging rights as the winner of the end-of-the-year spelling bee.

Students in 4th and 5th grade competed against their classmates, falling one-by-one until there were only two standing.

In the end, Pullen was the last girl standing.

In the photo are the winners from each grade: Ynvigh Rivera, Kegan Conwell, MacKenna Larson, Jose Hernandez, Jerry Nieto, April Perry,Ariana Morales, Denessa-Ann Brown, Obie Glover, King Catron, Isaiah King, Reyna Madrigal, Esmeralda Ruelas, Hailee Pullen, Edgar Munoz and Vanessa Guerrero.

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