Congratulations to Mississippi’s 2021 Spelling Bee champion!

Congratulations to Eesh Majithia, this year’s Mississippi Spelling Bee champion! Eesh is a two-time winner from St. Andrew’s Episcopal School and this summer he will represent Mississippi at the Scripps National Spelling Bee. More congratulations are in order for this year’s runner up, Elthahir Zein! Elthahir is a 7th grader at Northwest Rankin Middle School. Please join us in a very big, very virtual round of applause for Eesh and Elthahir, and all of today’s competitors! Footage of this year’s Bee is coming soon.