Members of the Middle School Math Club made their mark in the AMC8, an international middle school math competition designed to promote the development of problem-solving skills. Among their high scores and accomplishments, Lucy Xiao ’22 scored a 24 out of 25, earning her 1st place and placing her in the top 1% nationally. She will compete in the AMC12 competition with Upper School students in February.
Including Lucy, six students from Middle School Math Club competed in AMC8:
Gabby Chiasera ‘22 (3rd Place)
Mia DeVillasee ‘23
Vinia Li ‘22 (2nd place; honorable mention score of 17)
Nia Smith ‘23
Jane Quartner ‘22
Lucy Xiao ’22 (top 1% nationally; scored 24 out of 25)
These students along with the remainder the Middle School Math Club are preparing for the Computational Linguistics Competition this winter and Purple Comet Competition in the spring.
Congratulations, math competitors, on a job well done!