Rexford middle schooler competing in National Spelling Bee

May 28, 2019 02:32 PM

The National Spelling Bee kicked off on Tuesday, and you'll want to pay attention to speller number 248.

Jaeho Lee from Rexford is one of 36 New Yorkers in the competition, the only one from the Capital Region.


Jaeho is 13 years old, and a 7th grade student at Acadia Middle School in the Shen district. 

We wish the him the best of luck.


WNYT Staff

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