Veer Dabiesingh

top three: Winner Veer Dabiesingh, centre, of San Fernando TML Primary School, poses with his trophy together with second-placed Sandhya Maharaj, left, of Gandhi Memorial Hindu Primary School, Aranjuez, and third placed Jaheim Griffith of Rosary Boys’ Primary School at the final of the Sancom Spelling Bee Competition 2019 held at Cipriani Labour College, Valsayn, yesterday. —Photo: JERMAINE CRUICKSHANK

Standard Three San Fernando TML Primary School pupil Veer Dabiesingh is the champion of the Kool Kidz Sancom National Spelling Bee Competition 2019.

This is the second consecutive year the school has won the spelling championship. The finals took place at the Cipriani College of Labour and Co-operative Studies, Valsayn campus, yesterday. Second-placed Sandhya Maharaj attends Gandhi Memorial Vedic Primary School while third place was awarded to Jaheim Griffith from Rosary Boys’ Primary School.

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