The top two participants of the 62nd Annual Golden Chick Dallas Regional Spelling Bee will receive all-expenses paid trips to the Washington, D.C. area to participate in the Scripps National Spelling Bee. The Golden Chick Dallas Regional Spelling Bee is open to 4th-8th grade public, private, charter, and home school students within the 35-county Dallas region.

Enroll Your School

Dallas Region County Map

Eligibility Requirements

County Spelling Bees

Dallas County Spelling Bee

Champion Profiles

Scripps National Spelling Bee

RSVBee Program

Become A Sponsor

Winners Advance to Scripps National Spelling Bee

How It Works

*Please note that certain counties include district-level competition prior to their county spelling bees. Please communicate with your county coordinator to determine if your school winner will advance to a district level of competition*

Important Dates

May 1, 2020

Beginning of Early Bird Scholl Enrollment Period on the Scripps website ($175)


October 16, 2020

End of Early Bird Enrollment Period

October 17, 2020

Beginning of Standard School Enrollment Period on Scripps website ($250)

November 20, 2020

*All schools within Dallas County are required to enroll prior to November 20th*

December 18, 2020

End of Standard Enrollment Period

January 22, 2021

Deadline for schools/school districts to conduct school and district level spelling bees

February 18, 2021

Deadline for County Coordinators to conduct county bees

February 19, 2021

Deadline for County Coordinators to e-mail County Champion Form and Photos to the Dallas Sports Commission

March 2021

The 63rd Annual Golden Chick Dallas Regional Spelling Bee

June 1-3, 2021

Scripps National Spelling Bee Week – Washington D.C.