MERLION BAGS SECOND PLACES IN THE EF SPELLING BEE COMPETITION 2012

Merlion International School is very proud of Clarissa Lilananda (P3A) and Kelly Kallista Hady (Sec2) for winning the Level A Second Place and Level C Second Place respectively in the English First (EF) Spelling Competition held in Grand City-Surabaya on 7 October 2012. Both students advance to the 2nd round-national competition to be held in Jakarta on 4 November 2012.

All eighteen (18) Merlion participants were able to reach the second round of the competition. Nine (9) of them qualified for the final round. There were about 1,200 students from Primary 1 to Secondary 3 who joined the contest.

The other participants were Sherissa Savita Sutjipto (P2A), Qimiwa Njoto (P2A), Celine Nugroho (P3A), Shinichi Susilo Dharma (P3A), Reizelleen Huang (P4), Vanessa Yang (P4), Aurelia Agatha (P5), Kania Saccadevi Sugiarto (P6A), Veja Soedjiono (P6A), Owen Henderson (P6B), Jovan Amadeo (Sec1), Nathanael Iskandar (Sec2), Tirzah Budiman (Sec2), Ezra Ebenezer (Sec2), Bryan Nicholas Ong (Sec3) and Jennifer Basuki (Sec3).

Congratulations to all Merlion spellers. Good luck to Clarissa and Kelly.

Go and roar in Jakarta! (MCP)