Nathaniel Hawthorne Middle School 74

Queens eighth grader Arvind Mahankali wins Scripps National Spelling Bee
Queens eighth grader Arvind Mahankali wins Scripps National Spelling Bee
Education & Kids Angy Altamirano 5/31/2013 at 10:56AM

Arvind Mahankali finished his last year at the Scripps National Spelling Bee with a bang. After two years of placing third at the annual competition, the 13-year-old took first place last night after correctly spelling the word “knaidel,” meaning dumpling. Mahankali is an eighth grade student from Nathaniel Hawthorne Middle School 74 in Bayside. According [...]