Celebration at Intermediate Maths Challenge

Congratulations go out to Milo Wood Year 9 who has made it through to the Intermediate Mathematical Olympiad after sitting the Intermediate Mathematical Challenge on the 1st February 2018. Approx 0.6% of the very highest performers are invited to take part in the Intermediate Mathematical Olympiad. Around 3% of the top students are invited to sit a follow-on competition, the Intermediate Kangaroo. Ashton Park had 2 qualifiers for this round, Oliver Thomson and Botian Yang. Special congratulations go out to these year 9’s.

A massive well done to other 28 Year 9’s and Year 10’s who also sat the Challenge on 1st February 2018. The pupils at Ashton Park School achieved an impressive 2 Gold, 5 Silver and 7 Bronze certificates in this year’s Challenge. Over 250,000 pupils from across the UK sat the Intermediate Mathematical Challenge with roughly the top 6% receiving a gold certificate, the next 13% silver and the next 21% bronze.

Results for the Intermediate Mathematical Challenge were as follows:

Best in School : Milo Wood

Best in Year 10: Sally Ogle
Best in Year 9: Milo Wood

Gold Certificates – Milo Wood, Botian Yang

Silver Certificates – Oliver Thomson, Sean Bevis, Ted Ryle, Oscar Vernon, Ellie Foley

Bronze Certificates – Sally Ogle, Alex West, Anna Page-Ohillips, Troy Akabulut, Alfred Sansum, Malki Wijendra, Archie Barnett

UK Mathematics Trust

The Intermediate Mathematical Challenge is run by the UK Mathematics Trust, a registered Charity whose aim is to advance the education of children and young people in mathematics. Further information about the Trust and its activities is available at www.ukmt.org.uk.

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