On Monday , August 2, the Hon. Member of Parliament for North Dayi Constituency, Joycelyn Tetteh, organized a spelling bee competition for primary and junior high school students within Botoku Educational circuit of the North Dayi District in the Volta region of Ghana. Asemda Beatrice from Botoku D/A Junior High School and Botsoe Eyram from Tsrukpe Dukuma R. C Primary School were adjudged Overall Best Spellers for the junior high school and primary school, respectively. The winners took home cash prizes, school bags, books and pens.
#JoycelynTettehSpelling🐝competition is a component of the EDU-RIGHT initiative facilitated by the Hon. MP for North Dayi Constituency, Joycelyn Tetteh. According to the lawmaker, the EDU-RIGHT initiative seeks to “educate the future leaders of the North Dayi District”. She further stated that the spelling bee competition seeks to encourage learning and enhancing the usage of the English language and the Ewe indigenous language amongst students.
#JoycelynTettehSpelling🐝competition was witnessed by Chiefs and Elders of the Botoku Traditional area, the Ghana Education Service, parents, teachers, students and community folks.
#JoycelynTettehSpelling🐝competition is expected to be organized in all six(6) educational circuits within the North Dayi District. It has so far been organized for schools in five (5) circuits, with one (1) circuit remaining. Afterwards, there will be a grande finale for winners from the various educational circuits within North Dayi District. The winner at the grande finale will benefit from a fully funded education scholarship package from the current educational level to the university. In addition, items to be presented will include laptops and iPads.
Hon. Joycelyn Tetteh presented books and pens to all contestants for their efforts throughout the competition and encouraged them to continue to excel academically for there are more academic engagements in store for them. “ This competition is going to be held every year so do not give up”
Below is a list of winners of #JoycelynTettehSpelling🐝competition
1st place: Botsoe Eyram, Tsrukpe Dukuma R. C Primary School.
1st runner up: Agbe Mary, Botoku Tove R.C. Primary
2nd runner up- Adoku Sampson, Dukuma R.C. Primary School
Junior High School section::
1st place : Asemda Beatrice, Botoku D/AJunior High School
1st runner up- Timador Sefiamor, Botoku D/A Junior High School
2nd runner up- Newey Joylove, Botoku D/A Junior High School