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January 28, 2016 Walnut, CA 91789
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Suzanne students medal in national math exam
WALNUT, CA—Fifty Suzanne Middle School students recently participated in the challenging AMC 8 math contest.
Questions cover many different topics, which exceed the normal middle school curriculum.
During the national event, mathletes tackle 25 multiple-choice questions on the 40-minute timed competition.
The top three school finishers earned medals.
Darren Chen, grade 8, took home the gold medal with a top score of 23 out of 25. He was also awarded an Honor Roll of Distinction Certificate for scoring in the top 1% in the nation.
to be their principal. Ms. Erickson has done an outstanding job as their coach and goes above and beyond preparing them for their competitions.”
Suzanne Middle School students earned top awards during the AMC 8 math contest.
Shown: Top award winners Darren Chen, William Lin, and Amber Tsao.
Shown: Tyler Xu, Katherine Lee, and Joseph Xu.
Shown: Sixth grader Joshua Hsu was awarded a certificate of achievement during the AMC 8 exam.