Sahana Sampath Represents WCSD at Scripps National Spelling Bee
Posted by Amy Watkins on 4/9/2021
CONGRATULATIONS TO SAHANA SAMPATH!
We are pleased to announce that Sahana Sampath, a sixth-grade student from James S. Evans Elementary School, will be competing in the Scripps National Spelling Bee this summer, representing the entire upstate New York Region! WOW! The top spellers from across the U.S. and the globe will gather in Orlando, Florida, on July 8, 2021, to compete in the nationally televised event. The final rounds of this year's Spelling Bee will be hosted in-person, at Walt Disney World, and will be broadcasted live on ESPN2.
We are beyond proud of Sahana; she has been at Evans since Kindergarten, and is an outstanding student! We wish her continued success as she competes at the national level! GO SAHANA!
The mission of the Wappingers Central School District is to empower all of our students with the competencies and confidence to challenge themselves, to pursue their passions, and to realize their potential while growing as responsible members of their community.