M-W Middle School student wins Spelling Bee

on March 3, 2016
M-W Middle School student wins Orange-Ulster BOCES Spelling Bee.

(From left to right): M-W Middle School Principal John Kaste, M-W Spelling Bee Coordinator Kristine Mirenda and Superintendent of Schools Elsie Rodriguez congratulate 8th grade student Shashwat Patel on his first place championship at the Orange-Ulster BOCES Spelling Bee.

Monroe-Woodbury 8th grade student Shaswhat Patel spelled AUTOPSY correctly to earn the title of Champion in the 2016 Orange-Ulster BOCES Spelling Bee. Shaswhat competed again 7th and 8th grade students from school districts throughout Orange County.

Shashwhat will be traveling to Washington, DC in May to compete in the Scripps National Spelling Bee. Can you spell G-O-O-D  L-U-C-K?

Congratulations, Patel, on this wonderful achievement!