5 Questions with Allison Skillin, Annapolis Middle Student

Patch profiles the students who won the spelling bee for their school as they get ready to compete in the county competition on Feb. 23.

Name: Allison Skillin
Grade: 7
School: Annapolis Middle School

Anne Arundel Patch: What was the winning word you spelled correctly during your school's spelling bee?
Allison Skillin: Ingredient

Anne Arundel Patch: What do you like about your school?
I like how we incorporate real-life situations into the curriculum.

Anne Arundel Patch: Do you participate in extracurricular activities or sports?
I play soccer, swim, and play the string bass in the school orchestra.

Anne Arundel Patch: What do you want to do when you grow up?
Allison: A veterinarian

Anne Arundel Patch: What do you like to do for fun?
Allison: I like to read, write, and listen to music.

Allison is one of 32 students set to compete in the 25th annual Anne Arundel County Spelling Bee on Feb. 23. Patch congratulates all of the students on making it to the county competition!

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