GISA Spelling Bee


2023-24 GISA Spelling Bee Timetable

August 2023

2024 Spelling Materials are available to Enrolled Schools

School enrollment with Scripps begins August 22, 2023, at The per-school fee is $180 per school through October 31, 2023. The per-school fee is $199 per school from November 1, 2023, through January 31, 2024.

November 3, 2023
ONLINE CONFIRMATION OF PARTICIPATION Due – confirming that your school will send two (2) contestants to compete in GISA Spelling Bee Competition. CLICK HERE to Confirm Participation
January 12, 2024
Due Date to submit NAMES of 2 Contestants (Online Form) and two alternates who will compete in GISA Spelling Bee Competition.
February 15, 2024
Round 1 of GISA Region Spelling Bee via SNSB Online Platform
February 27, 2024
GISA Final in Person
March 2024 GAE State Finals 
May-June 2024 National Spelling Bee Competition

*Please note:

No student may compete in the GAE State Spelling Bee unless his/her school has enrolled and paid the School Fee.

Robin Aylor, GISA Office
Tel: 706-938-1400


The GISA Region Spelling Bee is sponsored by GEORGIA ASSOCIATION OF EDUCATORS (GAE).

Additional Resources

GAE Website

National Spelling Bee Website

Schools that enroll in the 2024 Spelling Bee program receive the following benefits:

Exclusive online access to the teachers-only section of

Official competition lists for use in conducting classroom and school spelling bees.

The Great Words, Great Works reading list with all sourcebooks, organized by reading level.

Supplemental vocabulary materials for classroom and school levels.

Customizable certificates for your participants and school champion

Britannica Online for Kids:
A one-year subscription to Britannica Online for Kids to award to a participant in your school’s spelling bee program. If your school enrolls on or before September 30, your school receives TWO one-year subscriptions to Britannica Online for Kids.

Study Materials:
The 4,000-word Words of the Champions study guide for school champions includes the 450-word School Spelling Bee Study List.