Prairie Point Students Take Part in Math Competition
Jan 05, 2016 12:32PM
● By Steven Jack
Students who participated were Brooke Abel, Noah Bush, Drew DiMonte, Adam Eloe, Jacqueline Engdahl, Eleanor Engel, Connor Franke, Nick Gates, Luke Giles, Jack Hawkins, Will Kelly, Angelina Morgano, Samuel Mundsinger, Brady Norwood, Jessica Paustenbach, Ella Schrader, Victoria Segarra, Stephanie Sendra, Tyler Stack, Emily Thomas, Troy Vosburgh, Madisen Waite, and Katie Woolley.
The Noetic Learning Math Contest is a national mathematics contest for elementary and middle school students. The goal of the competition is to encourage students' interest in math, to develop their problem solving skills, and to inspire them to excel in math. More than 21,000 students representing 602 schools across the country took part in this fall’s contest.
The following students were team winners:
First place-tie-Troy Vosburgh and Ella Schrader
Second place-Jack Hawkins
Third place-Stephanie Sendra
Ella Schrader and Troy Vosburgh won the National Honor Roll title. This title is awarded to approximately the top 10 percent of participating mathletes.
The following students received National Honorable Mention. This title is awarded to approximately the top 50 percent of participating mathletes: Brooke Abel, Drew DiMonte, Adam Eloe, Jacqueline Engdahl, Eleanor Engel, Connor Franke, Nick Gates, Luke Giles, Jack Hawkins, Will Kelly, Sam Mundsinger, Brady Norwood, Victoria Segarra, Stephanie Sendra, Tyler Stack, Emily Thomas, Madisen Waite, and Katie Woolley.
Congratulations to all the winners! The contest results demonstrate our students’ great problem solving skills and math talents. They also show that our students can rise to the occasion and can meet the challenge. More detailed information about the Noetic Learning Math Contest can be found at: http://www.noetic-learning.com/mathcontest.
PROVIDED BY SCHOOL DISTRICT 308