Four JDA students spell way to state level

On Jan. 17, 2013, Jefferson Davis Academy participated in the SCISA Regional Spelling Bee held at South Aiken Baptist Christian School. JDA's Spelling Team consists of 22 members with 12 representing the school at the regional spelling bee in grades 3-8.
Jefferson Davis had four students who will advance into the SCISA State Spelling Bee. The students who will be in the competition are Dakota Russell (3rd Grade), Ashlyn Buff (5th Grade), John Martin Reed(6th Grade), and Makaylla Thomas (8th Grade).
The SCISA State Spelling Bee will be held at Williamsburg Academy in Kingstree on Feb. 13.