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Suzanne students medal in national math exam

NEWS                                                                                        Walnut Valley Unified School District

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE                                                         880 S. Lemon Avenue

January 28, 2016                                                                       Walnut, CA 91789

 

Contact:       

Kelli Gile, Office of Community Resources

kgile@walnutvalley.k12.ca.us

(909) 595-1261 ext. 31204

 

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.”

 

Shown:

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.