Houston Public Media Spelling Bee 2019 Roster

Rankings No. Name Grade School District
CHAMPION – ‘raclette’ 4 Aanvi Manda 4 Brandon Elementary Lufkin ISD
RUNNER-UP – ‘uletic’ 10 Sankalp Gautam 7 College Station Middle School College Station ISD
3rd Place 22 Eshaan Mani 7 The Kinkaid School
4th Place (Tied) 1 Claire Wang 8 A & M Consolidated Middle School College Station ISD
4th Place (Tied) 26 Sajid Al Fahmid 7 Leaman Junior High Lamar CISD
4th Place (Tied) 38 Raina Qiu 8 Pearland Junior High West Pearland ISD
4th Place (Tied) 52 Ishan S. Pendyala 5 Windsong Intermediate Friendswood ISD
8th Place (Tied) 2 Keerthana Krishnan 7 Beckendorff Junior High Katy ISD
8th Place (Tied) 3 William Choi-Kim 5 Black Elementary Cypress-Fairbanks ISD
8th Place (Tied) 14 Ryan Kappil 7 Fairmont Junior High Deer Park ISD
8th Place (Tied) 16 Shomili Ghosh 5 Gleason Elementary Cypress-Fairbanks ISD
8th Place (Tied) 25 Christopher Jin 8 League City Intermediate Clear Creek ISD
8th Place (Tied) 43 Rishab Subramanya 6 T H Rogers Middle School Houston ISD
8th Place (Tied) 50 Gabriella Sucacin 8 Twin Creeks Middle School Spring ISD
15th Place (Tied) 7 Diego Zarzoza 3 Carroll Elementary Sheldon ISD
15th Place (Tied) 11 Ian Robertson 7 Creekwood Middle School Humble ISD
15th Place (Tied) 41 Tashfin Rayan 7 The Rice School Houston ISD
15th Place (Tied) 42 Serena Li 5 River Oaks Elementary Houston ISD
15th Place (Tied) 45 Arielle Caranto 8 St. Laurence Catholic School
15th Place (Tied) 53 Andrew Zhou 5 Youngblood Intermediate Alief ISD
21st Place (Tied) 6 Archit Mirasdar 4 Bush Elementary Houston ISD
21st Place (Tied) 8 Hanna Coker 7 Cedar Bayou Junior High Goose Creek CISD
21st Place (Tied) 9 Isabella Conner 4 Cedar Brook Elementary Spring Branch ISD
21st Place (Tied) 12 Gabrielle Chen 5 Deretchin Elementary Conroe ISD
21st Place (Tied) 13 Zain Ali Raja 5 Ehrhardt Elementary Klein ISD
21st Place (Tied) 18 Emmett Freeman 4 Herod Elementary Houston ISD
21st Place (Tied) 19 Aditi Naveen 6 Hildebrandt Intermediate Klein ISD
21st Place (Tied) 24 Anna Parker 6 Lanier Middle School Houston ISD
21st Place (Tied) 30 Benjamin Chen 6 Marshall Middle School Beaumont ISD
21st Place (Tied) 33 Beck Beathard 7 Memorial Parkway Junior High Katy ISD
21st Place (Tied) 39 Neev Shaw 3 Pomona Elementary Alvin ISD
21st Place (Tied) 44 Vincent Le 8 St. Helen Catholic School
21st Place (Tied) 46 Shawn Ray 6 Salyards Middle School Cypress-Fairbanks ISD
FINALIST 5 Trisha Balakrishnan 4 Briargrove Elementary Houston ISD
FINALIST 15 Aarnav Gopinath 6 Fort Bend ISD Gifted and Talented Academy Fort Bend ISD
FINALIST 20 Caylin McClellan 5 Home School
FINALIST 21 Nathania Kwik 7 International Leadership of Texas – Katy
FINALIST 23 Aliyah Nelson 8 Lake Jackson Intermediate Brazosport ISD
FINALIST 27 Amy Du 7 Lomax Junior High La Porte ISD
FINALIST 28 Jennifer Le 6 Lomax Middle School Pasadena ISD
FINALIST 29 Leighton Sillitoe 5 Lovett Elementary Houston ISD
FINALIST 31 Guadalupe Ledezma 8 Mead Middle School Aldine ISD
FINALIST 32 Noah A. Valencia 8 Memorial Lutheran School
FINALIST 34 Tanner Bo 5 Morris Middle School Pasadena ISD
FINALIST 35 Aleia Johnson 7 North Shore Middle School Galena Park ISD
FINALIST 36 Jessica Nguyen Ho 6 Northpointe Intermediate Tomball ISD
FINALIST 37 Zachary Bradshaw 5 O’Bryant Intermediate Bellville ISD
FINALIST 40 Manuel Ebai 8 Revere Middle School Houston ISD
FINALIST 47 Marina Ly 7 Shotwell Middle School Aldine ISD
FINALIST 48 Mihir Bhatia 8 Spillane Middle School Cypress-Fairbanks ISD
FINALIST 49 Julie Escuadra 8 Stevenson Middle School Houston ISD
FINALIST 51 Sahana Gade 5 Walker Station Elementary Fort Bend ISD
NOT PRESENT 17 Chanjal Daiju 8 Harmony School of Excellence – Sugar Land