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Ladue Schools Spelling Siblings Qualify for Regional Spelling Bee Finals

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Congratulations to Sophia “Sassy” Saleeby, a 7th grader at Ladue Middle School, her brother, Jack Saleeby, a 4th grader at Reed Elementary, and Franklyn Yang, a student at the Fifth Grade Center, for earning top scores in the St. Louis Post Dispatch Regional Spelling Bee Semi-Finals! All three students will compete in the finals at on Saturday, March 17, 2018. The winner of this Bee goes on to Washington, D.C. next spring.