Dec 6, 2016

Last evening, 34 Chaboya Written Bee winners participated in the Oral Bee.
8th grader Ruthvik G. took the top spot - yet again! Ruthvik was last year's School and State Champion as well as 6th at the National Scripps Spelling Bee.

The winning word confidently pronounced by Ruthvik was Maudlin.

  • Winner is Ruthvik G,, 8th grade
  • First Runner up is (Ngoc) Sophia N., 8th grade
  • Second Runner up is Pranjal A., 8th grade

Chaboya PTSA, staff and students wish the very best to Ruthvik Gandhasrias he moves onto the regionals. We are confident we will see him at the Nationals yet again this year!

Nov 15, 2016

Please meet and congratulate our Top 52 spellers.

These students will compete on December 5th at 6pm for the privilege of representing Chaboya at the Regionals in San Francisco.

Congratulations to our Spelling Colts!

1Aashish Kamidi27Meera Bhat
2Abhinav Balla28Mrinalini Mishra
3Alex Nguyen29Nihaar Charagulla
4Alexander Lopes30Paaras Shah
5Alexander Pham-7th grade31Phillip McCrevas
6Alistair Joseph32Pranav Singamsetty
7Amy Nguyen33Pranjal Agrawal
8Armeet Jatyani34Ralph Cao
9Arnouv Nayana35Rutvik Gandhasri
10Audrey Huang36Ryan Duong
11Brandon Wong37Saahil Nayudu
12Catherine Tong38Sachin Iyer
13Chetana Ganga39Saketh Jakka
14Christina Yao40Shaurya Jain
15Daleep Pannu41Shiv Raja
16Daniel Das42Skyler Hatton
17Danny Kuei43Sophia Nguyen
18Elise Deng44Tanvi Vena Madala
19Ethan Gibbons45Tejas Prabhune
20Felix Zhu46Thomas Huang
21Isabel Nguyen47Urja Gathoo
22Justin Luu48Varun Sunkavalli
23Kathryn Chen49Vinh-Huy Dinh Ngo
24Kevin Lam50William Pham
25Kevin Zheng51Yousuf Zaman
26Lillian Hao52Zachary Alon

Spelling Bee Volunteers
A huge THANK YOU to all the parent volunteers who each spent and hour on Monday November 14th to correct papers of the entire school. We spent a combined 25 hours to finish the task really fast. It is help from wonderful volunteers as these fabulous parents that help PTSA and the school to bring some fantastic programs to Chaboya.

Rhea Kwan
Suzi Ferreira
Karen Yoshioka
Erica Krishnamurthy
Usha Gandhasri
Norma Park
Dixie Lopes
Susan Doh
Zainab Baqar
Neeru Sabnani
Lora Phillips
Tracy Garfinkel
Uma Balla
Mani Vaddepu
Rekha Chowlur
Sonia Dev
Jayashree Ranjith
Prafulla Chamarthi
Sailaja Arekatla
Hsiu-chen Kuei

Spelling Bee Questions? Please contact:

Usha Kalahasti ( OR Sujatha Ramanathan (

Last Year's Results:

At last year's Scripps National Spelling Bee, Ruthvik G. from Chaboya Middle School placed 6th in the United States.

Chaboya's Rutvik Gandhasri National Spelling Bee - ESPN2 at 5PM— Derrick Watkins (@chaboyamiddle) May 26, 2016

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