Girl from Rabwah scored big at the 13th annual Spelling Bee regional competition organized by Pakistan’s Dawn newspaper. The competition was held on October 28th at the Ali Institute of Education in Lahore.
Mikail Faisal Ejaz of Aitchison College Middle School, Lahore, Vaneeza Salman Mokal of Bloomfield Hall School, Lahore and Sania Ayala of Maryam Siddiqa Higher Secondary School, Rabwah got top positions in the age 9 to 11 age group.
As many as 1,000 schools from across the country participated in the competition — the event which is the largest of its kind was organized by Dawn Newspaper’s Education programme. The participants were divided into three age groups: 9 to 11, 12 to 14 and 15 to 17.