Surrey, BC, CANADA— Mehar Kaur Sahota, an 11 year old 5th Grade student at Khalsa School Surrey won the National Spelling Bee of Canada in her age group.
Children from across Canada took part in the spelling bee championship that took place in Toronto Ontario on May 3rd, 2015.
In addition to Mehar Kaur winning the Junior age group, Prabhleen Kaur Sandhu also a student from Khalsa School Surrey placed 3rd in the Intermediate age group.
The students travelled to Toronto with their parents along with Khalsa School teachers Ms. Morrison and Mrs. Jaswal, and Mrs. Baga the school principal
This was the second time Khalsa School Surrey students have competed at the National Spelling Bee Championship.
The spelling bee was televised in Ontario by Rogers TV.