Math Olympiad – Twenty-three Tillicum students competed in the Math Olympiad on Saturday, April 27, at Edmonds Community College. The highest award for each session is a “superior medal”. The second highest award is an “excellent ribbon”.
Eighth graders Ewen H, Josh K, June Y, Lenny A each won two superior medals.
Seventh graders Adina M, An Y, Ashley S, Krishav S, Ming Y, Manthan J, and Sherry Z each won two superior medals.
Sixth graders – Andrew C, David W, Eshan F, Grace Y, Hailey W-F, Henry Y, Margo A, and Srikar D each won a superior medal for Session 1 and an excellent ribbon for Session 2. Ankush S, Kirubel A, Tien N, Zachary V each won a superior medal for Session 1.
Math Is Cool Masters Tournament
Eight students from Tillicum completed in the Math Is Cool Masters Tournament on Saturday, May 4th at Moses Lake High School. This is a state-wide invitational tournament with individual and team tests, mental math relays and a college bowl round. Our 7th and 8th grade teams were invited based on their outstanding performances in a regional championship back in February.
Our 8th grade team consisting of Ewen H, Josh K, June Y, and Lenny A placed 4th in the “E” division. Our 7th grade team consisting of Ashley S, Krishav S, Margo A, and Rico Q placed 1st in the “E” Division. Both teams received plaques and ribbons. Rico also placed 2nd individually in the pre-algebra group!
Congratulations to all of the competitors! Great Job!