As of 2008, Spencer plays lacrosse on the CA La Paz Storm team.
Spencer's favorite colors are white, lime green and orange.
Spencer's favorite music video is White and Nerdy, by Weird Al Yankovic. His favorite games are Chess, Checkers, Monopoly and Stratego.
Spencer supports Autism Research, St. Jude's Hospital and Camp Ronald McDonald charity.
Spencer says, the one thing he couldn't live without is, his MAC laptop.
Most of the money he got for being on Are You Smarter Than a 5th Grader?, is saved for college, but he says he was allowed to splurge a little on two pet rats and a new laptop computer.
Over the spring of 2007, Spencer missed three or four weeks of school, while shooting about 20 episodes of the TV show, Are You Smarter Than a 5th Grader?.
Spencer's favorite Playstation 2 Games are, Kingdom Hearts II and Final Fantasy XII. His favorite online game is Halo.
Spencer's favorite books are, Mrs. Frisby and the Rats of NIMH by Robert C. O'Brien, The City of Ember series by Jeanne DuPrau, Al Capone Does My Shirts by Gennifer Choldenko and Soldier Boys by Dean Hughes.
Spencer's favorite things to do include, spending time with friends, playing with his Playstation 2, using his "wave board" and pogo sticking.
Spencer's favorite movies are, Final Fantasy VII: Advent Children, The Invisible and Over the Hedge.
Some of Spencer's favorite artists and bands include: My Chemical Romance, All American Rejects, Green Day, Colleen Grace and 'Weird Al' Yankovic.
Spencer: (About his worst grade in school) I got a C in handwriting. Nothing that will affect my GPA when I'm older.
Spencer: (About his first appearance on "Are You Smarter Than a 5th Grader?") I was really nervous because I thought I'm going to make this contestant lose for sure. But I ended up helping him.
Spencer My mom told me some stuff, like one of 200 auditions you might get. And you just learn to think that if they don't like you, it was OK, because it was just another audition.