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UK Intermediate Maths Challenge 2021

On Monday 1st February, the Mathematics students in the top two sets in Years 9 & 10 participated in the UK Intermediate Maths Challenge (Online).

The Challenge is organised by U.K. Mathematics Trust and was taken by more than 250,000 students from over 3000 schools across the country. The aim of the challenges is to encourage mathematical reasoning, precision of thought, and fluency in using mathematical techniques to solve interesting problems.

Congratulations to the following students who won awards and are in the top 25% of young mathematicians in the country.

Year 10

Gold Award: Turner Noad - Best in Year and Best in School
Bronze Award: Hollie Campbell, Imogen Hammond, Ruby Laverick, Don Quan, Sanayaa Rahman-Clarke, Redip Sherchan

Year 9

Silver Award: Thomas Abbs, Jenna Brocklehurst, Alexandra Gelemenova, Evie MacDonald (Jenna was also Best in Year)
Bronze Award: Fatimah Abubukr, Isobel Chesney, Lucas Dettmar, Brooke Hewlett, Sidney Robson, Maria Warwick

April 2021

Following on from the Intermediate Maths Challenge, 5 of the highest scoring students took part in the follow-on round, either the Pink or Grey Kangaroo. Well done to

Year 9

Thomas Abbs
Jenna Brocklehurst
Alexandra Gelemenova
Evie MacDonald

Year 10

Turner Noad