5 Questions with Mikey Howerton, School of the Incarnation 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: Mikey Howerton
School: School of the Incarnation in Gambrills
Anne Arundel Patch: What was the winning word you spelled correctly during your school's spelling bee?
Mikey Howerton: I spelled "convention" to win.
Anne Arundel Patch: What do you like about your school?
Mikey: I love Social Studies class! We are learning about Ancient China, and I'm excited to learn about the Romans in the next chapter.
Anne Arundel Patch: Do you participate in extracurricular activities or sports? Mikey: I am in the Theater Club at school and play the clarinet for my school's Symphonic Band.
Anne Arundel Patch: What do you want to do when you grow up?
Mikey: When I grow up, I would like to be an art teacher or a Language Arts teacher.
Anne Arundel Patch: What do you like to do for fun?
Mikey: I love to read and play basketball in my front yard with my family.
Mikey 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!