See photos of the 90th Scripps National Spelling Bee

Posted: 8:12 AM, May 30, 2017
Updated: 2017-05-30 14:12:02Z

Nearly 300 spellers ages 6-15 are seeking the champion title as they compete in this week's 90th Scripps National Spelling Bee.

We're covering it for you all week long: Check out the latest photos , from when the spellers began arriving, to their picnic on Monday and through the competition.

Need more info on the Bee? Finals air on ESPN this Thursday. Here are the details .