Mathletes Compete in Districtwide Contest

Mathletes Compete in Districtwide Contest
Shawnee Mission School District

The Center for Academic Achievement welcomed problem-solvers from across the district to compete in their final contest of the year.

Working in teams, students worked to solve algebra, geometry, ratio, fraction, and logic challenges.

Family members, friends, teachers, and principals filled the Board of Education room to watch and cheer on the competitors.

The following schools celebrated first prize honors:

Oak Park-Carpenter Fourth Graders : Colette Schields, Calvin Elmore, and Michael Mrosso

Prairie Fifth Graders: Alice Smith, Isaac Brown, and Bowman Dean

Mill Creek Sixth Graders: Gideon Hogya, Sam Niemann, and Akolarin Gbadebo

The sixth grade team from Mill Creek earned the top prize with a perfect score.