Making the San Jacinto D-I-F-F-E-R-E-N-C-E

On Wednesday, February 28, the Riverside County Office of Education hosted the 41st Annual Riverside County Bee at the Moreno Valley Conference Center. The competition began with twenty-eight participants from across Riverside County.
After 21 rounds of intense competition, the Bee was down to the final four. Among the final four competitors was Hope Edwards, a sixth grader from San Jacinto Leadership Academy. Hope successfully spelling “dilemma” to bring home the fourth place trophy.
In her autobiography, Hope said her ultimate goal is to compete at the Scripps National Spelling Bee someday. With her incredible performance this year, she is well on her way to achieving her goal. Please