The 2020 Championship Date;

- Registration Deadline - 15th May, 2020.
- Teacher Training - 6th June, 2020.
- Spelling Bee Test - 20th June, 2020.
- Sub-County Championship - 27th June, 2020.
- County Championship - 4th July, 2020.
- National Championship - 18th -22nd July, 2020.
- African Spelling Bee Championship - November, 2020.
May the BEST Speller win.
The 2020 Championship Date;
 2017 Winning Words

2017 Winning Words

Schizophrenia
Ascertain
Meningitis

2016 Winning Words

Chlorophyll
Accomodation
2016 Winning Words

About Our Organization

The Kenya National Spelling Bee (KNSB) is a registered educational Organization in Kenya and is also a founding Member of the African Spelling Bee Consortium.

KNSB is Kenya’s largest English Language Spelling Championship started in a quest to promote a reading culture and help Learners improve their communication skills; develop & nurture intra-personal skills and values such as self-esteem, self-awareness, confidence, personal integrity, encourage critical literacy & reflection; inspire intercultural understanding by creating learning communities in which Learners can increase their understanding of language and culture deliberately designed to help them become more globally engaged.

Rewards List

In order to enrich the learning experience of Learners and to empower English Teachers & Schools, we Recognize, Celebrate and Reward the top Spellers, their Teachers and their Schools.
Learner Reward
Teacher Reward
School Reward

Champion Bees

1st

Runners Up

2018
Esther Eve
  • Moi Kabarak Primary
Winner

2018
Sharon Namis
  • Donholm Primary School
2nd

Runners Up

2018
Abigael Sachi
  • Mutarakwa Primary

Partners