2021 Spelling Bee of Canada Competition Schedule

Key Dates:

  • Chapter Spelling Bee Competitions (Virtual): 
    July - August 2021
     
  • Championship Competition (Virtual): 
    Sunday, October 3, 2021 

 

Important Note:

  • All 2021 Spelling Bee of Canada spelling bee competitions will be facilitated and hosted virtually. 
  • Log into your SBOC Account to check your assigned Chapter and Age Category. 
  • All dates are subject to change.

 

2021 Spelling Bee of Canada - Virtual Spelling Bee Competition Schedule

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Region

Chapters

Competition Date

Competition Time 

Central East Ontario #1

(Durham Region + Scarborough)

  • Durham Region*

  • Scarborough South

  • Scarborough North

July 31, 2021

Primary: 9:00 AM - 12:00 PM Eastern Time

Junior: 1:00 PM - 4:00 PM Eastern Time

Intermediate: 5:00 PM - 7:00 PM Eastern Time

Central East Ontario #2

(Toronto, Etobicoke, North York & East York)

  • Central North York

  • Danforth & Beaches

  • East York

  • ER Schools

  • Etobicoke

  • North York East

  • North York West

August 14, 2021

Junior: 9:00 AM - 12:30 PM Eastern Time

Primary: 1:30 PM - 4:00 PM Eastern Time

Intermediate: 5:00 PM - 7:30 PM Eastern Time

Central West Ontario #1

(Brampton)

  • Brampton

August 21, 2021

Primary: 9:00 AM - 11:30 AM Eastern Time

Intermediate: 12:30 PM - 3:00 PM Eastern Time

Junior: 4:00 PM - 6:00 PM Eastern Time

Central West Ontario #2

(Simcoe County & York Region)

  • Simcoe County*

  • York Region*

  • Richmond Hill & Thornhill

  • Markham & Unionville

August 7, 2021

Primary: 9:00 AM - 12:00 PM Eastern Time

Junior: 1:00 PM - 4:00 PM Eastern Time

Intermediate: 5:00 PM - 7:00 PM Eastern Time

Central West Ontario #3

(Mississauga)

  • Mississauga
August 21, 2021

Primary: 9:00 AM - 11:30 AM Eastern Time

Junior: 12:30 PM - 3:00 PM Eastern Time

Intermediate: 4:00 PM - 6:00 PM Eastern Time

Eastern Ontario

  • Carleton & Valley

  • Eastern Ontario*

  • Ottawa

  • Kingston

August 21, 2021

Junior: 9:00 AM - 11:30 AM Eastern Time

Primary: 12:30 PM - 3:00 PM Eastern Time

Intermediate: 4:00 PM - 6:00 PM Eastern Time

Northern Ontario

  • Sudbury

  • Northern Ontario*

August 21, 2021

Primary: 9:00 AM - 11:30 AM Eastern Time

Junior: 12:30 PM - 3:00 PM Eastern Time

Intermediate: 4:00 PM - 6:00 PM Eastern Time

South West Ontario #1

(South-Western Ontario Cities)

  • South-Western Ontario*

  • London

  • Kitchener & Waterloo

  • Windsor

August 28, 2021

Junior: 9:00 AM - 11:30 AM Eastern Time

Primary: 12:30 PM - 3:00 PM Eastern Time

Intermediate: 4:00 PM - 6:00 PM Eastern Time

South West Ontario #2

(Golden Horseshoe of Southern Ontario)

  • Burlington & Milton

  • Halton Region*

  • Hamilton

  • Niagara Region

  • Oakville

August 29, 2021

Junior: 9:00 AM - 11:30 AM Eastern Time

Primary: 12:30 PM - 3:30 PM Eastern Time

Intermediate: 4:30 PM - 6:30 PM Eastern Time

British Columbia

  • City of Vancouver*

  • Northeast Metro Vancouver*

  • Southeast Metro Vancouver *

  • Southwest Metro Vancouver *

  • North Shore*

  • Fraser Valley Region*

  • Vancouver Island*

August 15, 2021

Junior: 9:00 AM - 12:00 PM Pacific Time

Primary: 1:00 PM - 3:30 PM Pacific Time

Intermediate: 4:30 PM - 6:30 PM Pacific Time

Prairies #1

(Wood Buffalo Region)

  • Wood Buffalo Region
August 1, 2021

Primary: 9:00 AM - 11:30 AM Mountain Time

Intermediate: 12:30 PM - 2:30 PM Mountain Time

Junior: 3:30 PM - 6:00 PM Mountain Time

Prairies #2

(Other)

  • Edmonton & Morden

  • Saskatchewan First Nations

  • Manitoba*

  • Canadian Prairies*

August 21, 2021

Primary: 9:00 AM - 11:30 AM Mountain Time

Junior: 12:30 PM - 3:00 PM Mountain Time

Intermediate: 4:00 PM - 6:00 PM Mountain Time

Atlantic

  • Nova Scotia

  • Newfoundland*

  • New Brunswick*

August 22, 2021

Junior: 9:00 AM - 11:30 AM Atlantic Time

Primary: 12:30 PM - 3:00 PM Atlantic Time

Intermediate: 4:00 PM - 6:00 PM Atlantic Time

Québec

  • Québec

August 28, 2021

Junior: 9:00 AM - 10:30 AM Eastern Time

Primary: 11:30 AM - 1:00 PM Eastern Time

Intermediate: 2:00 PM - 3:30 PM Eastern Time

Nunavut

  • Nunavut*

August 21, 2021 (Updated)

Primary: 9:00 AM - 11:30 AM Mountain Time

Junior: 12:30 PM - 3:00 PM Mountain Time