Jamshedpur: This week, the online semi finals of Classmate Spell Bee 2014, India’s largest school level spelling competition, were conducted for the city of Jamshedpur. Classmate and Radio Mirchi 98.3 FM launched season 6 of ‘Classmate Spell Bee 2014’ in the beginning of 2014. Classmate, India’s leading education & stationery brand by ITC, believes that each child is unique. Inspired by this belief, the theme for this year ‘Every child is unique and so is every word’ has been built around Classmate’s brand philosophy of celebrating uniqueness. Classmate Spell Bee 2014 has been a huge success already and continues to create waves amongst the country’s young geniuses, while giving them the opportunity to follow their heart’s true calling. This year we saw some of the most talented spellers participate in the third level of the competition in an online test and Anmol Shah from Nazareth Academy, Jamshedpur emerged as the winner. Anmol Shah will now be in contention to compete in the National Finals of the competition.
The initial round of the competition received an outstanding response. Jamshedpur is one of the 27 cities in which such semi finals were conducted.
In the initial phase, an on-ground exercise was conducted across 16 schools in Jamshedpur where children were given spelling tests. Top 15 scorers from each school then competed in the city finals round. The top performers from the city finals then competed in the Semi Final stage of the competition.