NORTH CHARLESTON, S.C. (WCBD) – The North Charleston Police Department’s Cops Athletic Program (NCPD CAP) will host its inaugural Winter Spelling Bee at 6:00 p.m. Tuesday evening.
The event will be held at the Park Circle Community Center in North Charleston.
NCPD anticipates 31 students representing eight local middle schools in the competition. The schools include:
Palmetto Scholars Academy
Rivers Oaks Middle School
School of the Arts
Morningside Middle School
Northwoods Middle School
Jerry Zucker Middle School
Deer Park Middle School
NCPD CAP was founded in 2014 by Chief Burgess and serves approximately 4,000 Lowcountry youth each year, according to NCPD.
The program has hosted many successful Summer Spelling Bees and hopes to continue the tradition in the winter.
For more information, NCPD encourages those interested to contact NCPD CAP coordinators
PFC Bonnie Williams
PFC Angela Wilcome