Maths Certificate HoldersPosted on 18/03/2019
UKMT Intermediate Mathematical Challenge Success
On Thursday 7th ‚February‚ 70 of our highest attaining mathematicians undertook the prestigious UK Intermediate Mathematical Challenge‚ organised by the United Kingdom Mathematics Trust. The Mathematical Challenge is a national competition organised by the UKMT‚ aimed at 14-16 year old students. The one hour competition concentrates on mathematical application and logical thinking‚ testing students' problem solving skills and stretching those who enjoy lateral thinking. Certificates are awarded to the top scoring 40% of the participants‚ with the very highest 8000 performers invited to take part in the International Kangaroo mathematics contest.
We are delighted to congratulate the large number of students that achieved a certificate:
Oliver Zimmerman‚ Freya Diggens-Wilson‚ Oliver Lees‚ Kavisha Waidyaratne‚ Rahat Zaman‚ Tiegan Hobey‚ Aaron Austin‚ Arshi Islam‚ Ruben Mahendra‚ Aran Shah‚ Danielle Lessing‚ Emily LaFlamme
Oscar Drury‚ Tom Whitworth‚ Nasir Zaman‚ Aquib Islam‚ Ben Kay‚ Elise Peacock
Best in Year
Emily LaFlamme‚ Elise Peacock‚Imogen Thompson
In particular‚ we would like to congratulate Emily LaFlamme and Elise Peacock for acheiving the highest scores in their respective year groups.
Finally‚ it gives us great pleasure to announce that Imogen Thompson achieved not only the highest score in year 11 and the Academy but was also invited to undertake the International Pink Kangaroo challenge. This is the second time she has been selected for the subsequent stage and we look forward to sharing Imogen's results soon.
Well done to all participants who have set an excellent example for our Year 7 and 8 students who receive their results shortly.