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The ‘spell’ of success: Queens kid competes in city-wide spelling bee
The ‘spell’ of success: Queens kid competes in city-wide spelling bee
Education & Kids Alexa Altman 3/26/2012 at 12:44PM

Mitchell Leung has the borough spellbound. The fifth-grade student from P.S. 499 and North Flushing native recently competed in the city-wide spelling bee, after taking home top honors at the Queens Bee. Mitchell’s favorite subject in school has always been reading, estimating that he owns over several hundred books. He tends to favor science fiction [...]