Every year, thousands of children between the ages of 6 and 14 participate in our annual spelling bee competitions across Canada.

All students who register will receive a study guide with the official words, the opportunity to compete in their chapter's spelling bee in person, a Certificate of Participation, and the chance to win a monetary prize and medallion to commemorate their achievements. 

Age Categories:

  • Primary: Ages 6-8* (Born 2015-2017)
  • Junior: Ages 9-11* (Born 2012-2014)
  • Intermediate: Ages 12-14* (Born 2009-2011)

*Age as of December 31, 2023

Program Benefits:

  • Improve your English skills in spelling, comprehension, creativity, and communication.
  • Build self-confidence by interacting with peers.
  • Experience public speaking & critical thinking.

Registration is now closed!


Coaching Sessions:

Interested in registering your child for an online coaching session to enhance their spelling bee skills? Learn more about the coaching sessions below.

Learn about our Coaching Sessions


Payment Details:

  • Payment methods accepted include Visa, MasterCard, PayPal, Google Pay, Apple Pay, and Debit.
  • If you are looking for an alternative payment method that is not listed above, please contact the SBOC headquarters at or call 416-746-0072 to make alternative arrangements.

Do you have a question for our competition team?

Reach out to or visit our FAQ.