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Courtney Sargent, Deseret News
Fifth-grader Emily Cruz spells a word in the Subway Spelling Bee and Brain Challenge at Whittier Elementary School on Monday. Whittier Elementary students outshone community leaders, winning the challenge 180 points to 140.

Police detective Roslyn Rainey, top, participates in the Subway Spelling Bee and Brain Challenge at Whittier Elementary School on Monday. Left, fifth-grader Emily Cruz spells a word. Right, sixth-grader Tatiana Finau is sprayed with silly string. Whittier Elementary students outshone community leaders, winning the challenge 180 points to 140.