Twenty fourth and fifth grade students participated in the NJSFWC Highlands District Spelling Bee, held in Rockaway Borough on Saturday, February 1, 2018. Five Junior Woman’s Clubs and two Woman’s Clubs sent students who were winners from their local club spelling bees, from Jefferson, Denville, Parsippany, Mendham, Somerset, Long Valley, and Sparta.

Pictured are the three winners, who will now progress to the New Jersey State Federation of Women’s Clubs (NJSFWC) State Spelling Bee on March 3rd, to be held at the NJSFWC Headquarters, located on the Douglass campus located in New Brunswick.

 From left, the 2nd place winner, from the Jefferson Junior Woman's Club, Nashwan Mahmud, 1st place winner, from the Junior Woman's Club of Somerset, Isabelle Qi and the 3rd place winner, from the Denville-Rockaway area club, Aaryan Shah.

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