Parenting OC magazine seeks contestants for its ninth annual Spelling Bee

Parenting OC is getting ready to hold its ninth annual Spelling Bee, and the magazine is encouraging local teachers and parents to nominate top spellers from grades three, four and five.

Spelling-Bee-2015-WinnersThe contest, which is not to be confused with the 2016 Orange County Spelling Bee, will take place from 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. on Saturday, May 7 at Fairmont Private Schools’ Anaheim Hills campus, located at 5310 E La Palma Ave. in Anaheim.

Space is limited, and the competition rules say no more than three spellers from a single school can enter, but the winner will receive a prize.

To register, or to access a printable mailing form, click here. Note that May 5 is the deadline to register online but mailed forms must be received by Friday, April 29.

For more information, call 714-630-4510 Ext. 6, or email