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Evergreen Student Named co-Champion at Scripps National Spelling Bee
Posted 05/31/2019 12:17PM
Rishik Gandhasri holding National Spelling Bee trophy

Congratulations to Rishik Gandhasri, 7th grader at Chaboya Middle School for being named National Spelling Bee co-champion for an unprecedented competition! Rishik endured 20 rounds before being named one of 8 co-champions. His final word was: auslaut.

"The Evergreen School District Board of Trusteed is very proud of Rishik Gandshari for his amazing achievement of winning the National Spelling Bee. It is a huge accomplishment and we congratulate him and his family!" - Bonnie Mace, Board President

"For the past several years, Rishik Gandhasri has demonstrated his phenomenal spelling skills in local and state competitions. Each year we have been amazed by his talents in local Bees. Rishik's positive attitude and hard work has helped him to reach this milestone moment. All of his teachers and fellow students are incredibly proud of him." - Dan Deguara, Acting Superintendent

Spelling Bee co-Champions

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  • San Jose, CA 95148
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