MAIDEN INTER-SCHOOL SPELLING BEE COMPETITION
Rayfield Int’l Secondary School had her maiden Inter-School Spelling Bee Competition with the theme “Expanding the Literacy of Young Minds”. Twenty four (24) schools participated in the competition on 31st January, 2020 and some schools were eliminated during the first round.
The Grand Finale came up on the 8th of February, 2020 with 10 schools competing for the top 3 positions. The event came to a climax when the top 3 primary schools (winners) were announced. The 1st prize went to Beulah International Primary School, Uyo with a cash prize of N150, 000 and a brand new net-book(mini laptop) for the contestant. The 2nd prize went to Mobil Pegasus Primary School, Eket with a cash prize of N70,000 and a brand new android tablet for the contestant. And the 3rd prize went to Precious Seed Primary School, Uyo with a cash prize of N50,000 and a brand new school bag for the contestant.
Present at the event was the Akwa Ibom State Commissioner for Education fully represented by the Director of Secondary and Higher Education, Dr. Mrs. Gloria Ekpo who commended our School for organising such an event and further recommended that the event be held annually with more schools in attendance.
At the end, the Event was adjudged to be quite successful by all participants and invited guests. All the participants went home with gift packs from the Rayfield International Schools and also from Honeywell Flour Mills Plc.
A Brand New School Bag and a carton of Honeywell noodles presented to the 3rd prize winner by the Director of Rayfield-Schools