Houston Public Media Spelling Bee 2021 Roster

Place Name Grade Previous Bees School District
Co-Champion Ramya Elangovan 7 2020 T H Rogers Houston ISD
Co-Champion Shawn Ray 8 2020, 2019, 2018 Salyards Middle Cypress Fairbanks ISD
3rd (Tie) Shreevijay Bhadriraaj 5 Horn Elementary Houston ISD
3rd (Tie) Kavin Elangovan 5 2020 Roberts Elementary Houston ISD
3rd (Tie) Abhiram Jyosyula 8 Baylor College of Medicine Academy Houston ISD
3rd (Tie) Aanvi Manda 6 2020, 2019 Lufkin Middle Lufkin ISD
7th (Tie) Kirsten Santos 5 2020 International Leadership of Texas – Katy Charter Schools In Harris County
7th (Tie) Alexander Tang 8 Pin Oak Middle Houston ISD
9th Vaishnavi Renduchintala 3 Honor Roll School Regional Bee for Fort Bend County
10th Andrew Ma 8 Marshall Middle Beaumont ISD
11th Debkonya Banerjee 8 A & M Consolidated Middle College Station ISD
12th Ishika Varipilli 5 2020 Creekside Forest Elementary Tomball ISD
13th Clare Hayes 7 St. Theresa Catholic School – Sugar Land Archdiocese Galveston-Houston
14th (Tie) Medhansh Kakarlapudi 7 Briarmeadow Charter Houston ISD
14th (Tie) Haobo Shi 5 Sablatura Middle Pearland ISD
14th (Tie) Lakshanya Solipuram 7 Honor Roll School Regional Bee for Fort Bend County
17th (Tie) Rajarshi Ghosh 7 2020 Hofius Intermediate Klein ISD
17th (Tie) Kunsh Kalra 5 2020 Wilson Elementary Katy ISD
17th (Tie) Mark Lowe 7 Awty International School Private Schools in Harris County
17th (Tie) Brianna Mosley 4 Nottingham Elementary Spring Branch ISD
21st (Tie) Samuel Mathews 5 Hassler Elementary Klein ISD
21st (Tie) Shanvi Mishra 5 Sullivan Elementary Fort Bend ISD
23rd (Tie) Samprokshana Karthikeyan 8 College Station Middle College Station ISD
23rd (Tie) Ahdav Vijay 4 Leonard Elementary Katy ISD
25th Sachi Lee 5 The Woodlands Methodist School Regional Bee for Montgomery, Walker, Polk, San Jacinto, Trinity Counties
26th (Tie) Mandeep Jain 6 Texas Connections Academy-Houston Houston ISD
26th (Tie) Alaina Jett 8 2017 Harby Jr. High Alvin ISD
26th (Tie) Haleigh Pham 8 Lutheran South Academy Private Schools in Harris County
Caitlyn Andreas 7 St. Francis de Sales Archdiocese Galveston-Houston
Trisha Balakrishnan 6 2019 T H Rogers Houston ISD
Shiloh Balasuriya 2 T H Rogers Houston ISD
Laila Cardona 7 Cedar Bayou Junior High Goose Creek CISD
Jimena Chavez 5 Carroll Academy Aldine ISD
Yashita Gandhi 6 Hamilton MS Houston ISD
Lillian Gibbs 5 Kirk Elementary Cypress Fairbanks ISD
John Hawkins 5 Pecan Grove Elementary Fort Bend ISD
Kennedy Jenkins 8 Michael R. Null Middle School Sheldon ISD
Srikrissh Kandoor 4 Jones Elementary Fort Bend ISD
Kennedy McClendon 6 Schultz Jr. High Waller ISD
Emerson Montgomery 5 2020 Rasco Middle Brazosport ISD
Luke Nguyen 4 Parr Elementary Clear Creek ISD
Hannah Nguyen 7 Beverly Hills Intermediate Pasadena ISD
Michael Pham 8 Bleyl Middle Cypress Fairbanks ISD
Ethan Ronsonette 4 MacArthur Elementary Galena Park ISD
Ayaan Siddiqui 5 The Galloway School Regional Bee for Galveston, Chambers Counties
Timothy Stolz 4 Link Elementary Spring ISD
Valentina Suarez 5 La Porte Elementary La Porte ISD
Edelynn Tang 3 2020 Ermel Elementary Aldine ISD
Ian Taylor 8 Creekwood Middle Humble ISD
Stephanie Torres 8 San Jacinto Intermediate Pasadena ISD
Aaron Vuong 4 Lamkin Elementary Cypress Fairbanks ISD
Xady Zarzosa 6 Deer Park Junior High Deer Park ISD