Ten GFS Middle School students competed in the Purple Comet Math Competition, an online, international, team mathematics competition designed for middle and high school students conducted annually since 2003.
In 8th Grade, Lucy X. and Vinia L. finished 3rd in Maryland, 15th in the United States and 15th overall out of the 515 participating teams. They were awarded Honorable Mention by correctly answering 16 of 20 questions.
In 7th grade, Mia D. and Caelyn R. finished 17th in Maryland.
Six 6th Graders, Ava B., Alli C., Abby M., Abigail W., Eislyn Z. and Ruby Z., also competed for the first time in the competition.
Congratulations, math competitors!