For Schools :
- For all schools official participating in the Championship.
- October through December.
- Dates to be mutually agreed upon with school administration.
Open Enrollment :
- For all students who have enrolled directly with the Spelling Bee Organisors.
- Friday, December 8, 2017.
- Saturday, December 9, 2017.
- Location: In respective schools.
- Location: Curtin University, Academic City, Dubai
- This round will comprise of a written 25 words dictation + 2 oral rounds (one word to be spelt by the student in each round)
- Rounds will be conducted in your school, date and time will be announced for the preliminary test by your school coordinator, after the school reopens post summer break
- For students who have enrolled outside of the school (open enrollment) the preliminary round will be held at an external venue in Dubai
Semi Finals - Friday & Saturday, January 19 & 20, 2018
- Those students who pass the preliminary round, will qualify for the semi-finals
- Click here for list of Semi-Finalists
- Click here for list of Semi-Finals format and important details
Finals - Will be posted at a later date
- Series of oral elimination rounds until only one speller is left standing
- Speller is crowned the Spelling Bee Champion 2015-2016
- The finals are conducted at Dubai, UAE
- Click here for the list of Finalists
- Click here for very important details and format of the Finals