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BLS Spelling Bee, Poetry Out Loud Reps Headed to States

Vincent O'Byrne, Class VI, has won the BLS division of the Scripps National Spelling Bee and will advance to the state finals on Saturday, March 18 at the Rabb Lecture Hall of the Boston Public Library in Copley Square. All in the BLS community are welcome to attend and cheer Vincent on to victory. The program begins at 10:00 a.m. Congratulations, Vincent, and good luck!

The English Department proudly announces that Xiadi Zhai, Class II, our school winner who represented BLS at the first round of the Massachusetts Poetry Out Loud competition, has advanced to the state finals. This competition will be held at the Old South Meeting House on Sunday, March 12, from 9:30 to 11:30 a.m. Members of the public are cordially invited to attend but asked to register in advance. If you would like to cheer Xiadi on to the Nationals, please sign up here. Best wishes, Xiadi!

Posted on March 6, 2017 • Updated on March 9, 2017