Broadcasting the successes of the Williston Math Team

NEML3 2018 Results

The next round of the New England Math League will take place on Thursday, 1/11 from 2:35 to 3:45pm in Schoolhouse 25. The competition lasts 30 minutes and you can begin any time before 3:15pm. Calculator are allowed! Anyone at any level of math is encouraged to participate! Competition content goes through Algebra 2!

After a strong showing on a very challenging 3rd round of the New England Math League, we are holding quite well at 20th out of 150 schools!

Of particular note is that sophomore Steven Wang is currently tied for 3rd out of over 1,100 individual league competitors!

Try your hard at the questions right here!

Team results after 3 rounds!

 

AMC8 Results 2017

Results for the AMC8 math competition were released this morning! You can check out the competition problems (along with solutions) our 32 middle school participants worked on right here.

Here are our winners!

1st Place = Sofia Michalski
2nd Place = Mason Mish
3rd Place (Tie) = Adam Shatz, Louisa Coughlin, Michael Toth

A big congratulations to these Williston all stars!

The math team has been busy!

There have been lots of math team events over the last several weeks!

As well as one coming up! The next round of the New England Math League (NEML) will take place on Thursday, 12/14 from 2:35 to 3:45 in Schoolhouse 25. The competition lasts 30 minutes, calculators are allowed, and everyone must begin by 3:15pm. Anyone at any level of math is encouraged to participate! (The highest level content on this competition is Algebra 2.)

After the first two round of the NEML, we are in 30th place out of 125 teams! Here are our current top scorers:

First Name

Last Name

Score

Steven

Wang

12

Ethan

Huang

8

Panut (T)

Sawatyanon

7

Jack

Long

6

Jun Hong

Park

6

Toyo

Sato

6

On Tuesday, 11/14, 30 middle school students sat for the AMC8 math competition! We’ll get our results in about a month!

On Saturday, 11/11, the team finished 64th out of 110 — our best ever! — at the ultra-competitive Harvard-MIT Math Tournament!

On Tuesday, 10/17, the team finished 7th out of 90 in our first time attending the WPI math competition!

Go Wildcats!

10/30/17 Team Meeting

The math team met last night to work on practice problems, come up with ways to promote the team at the Middle School, as well as brainstorm ideas for new team jersey!

The next evening meeting will take place on Monday, November 20th from 6:15 to 7pm in Schoolhouse 25. Anyone at any level of math is welcome to join the team at any time!

NEML #1!

NEML time!

The first round of the New England Math League will take place on Thursday, 10/19 from 2:35 to 3:35 in Schoolhouse 25.

Anyone at any level of math is encouraged to participate. The competition lasts 30 minutes and you begin any time before 3:10.

You may use a calculator.

Kicking off the 17-18 season!

The Math Team’s year started off strong with our first meeting which was held on Monday, 9/25. Here’s what we covered:

  1. Our next evening meeting will be on Monday, 10/30 from 6:15 to 7pm in Schoolhouse 25. Anyone at any level of math is welcome to attend!
  2. We talked about are team themes of “Learning by doing” and “Promoting a fun and joyous culture of math”.
  3. We spoke about the schedule for our year. We will have ~14 on campus competition and 3 off campus competitions. We will also meet at least once a month on a Monday evening.
  4. We worked on some NEML practice problems.
  5. We broke into groups to work on four tasks: A 10/4 assembly announcement, populating the hallway bulletin board, Middle School outreach, and designing a new team shirt. Group leaders were chosen.
  6. Everyone was reminded to check their email for updates.

Our first competition dates have been set!

The six New England Math League competitions are open to anyone at any level of math. No sign up or registration necessary. Just bring yourself, a pencil, and a calculator! All competitions take place in Schoolhouse 25. The competitions last 30 mins and must be started sometime in the first half hour of each listed time slot:

  • NEML 1: Thursday, 10/19/17, 2:35 to 3:35pm
  • NEML 2: Tuesday, 11/14/17, 3 to 4pm
  • NEML 3: Thursday, 12/14/17, 2:35 to 3:35pm
  • NEML 4: Thursday, 1/11/18, 2:35 to 3:35pm
  • NEML 5: Tuesday, 2/13/18, 2:35 to 3:35pm
  • NEML 6: Tuesday, 3/27/18, 2:35 to 3:35pm

A team of 4 students will be attending the WPI Invitational Mathematics Meet on Tuesday, 10/17/17!

Steven Wang Qualifies for the US Math Olympiad!

Steven Wang

I am excited to announce that Steven Wang has qualified to participate in the USA Mathematical Olympiad! Steven competed in two highly competitive and prestigious competitions run by the Mathematical Association of America to end up in the top 500 math students in the nation!

Steven will sit for the 6-question, 8-hour competition on April 19th and 20th!

Go Steven!

More information about the exam can be found on the Mathematical Association of America’s website.

NEML Final Standings (16-17)

The 2016 – 2017 New England Math Season has come to close after 6 rounds.

Our overall league score of 145 earned us a 23rd place finish out of more than 150 teams!

You can view the league results right here.

Here are Williston’s top finishers.

Congratulations to these amazing mathletes!

First Name

Last Name

Gr

NEML Total

Steven

Wang

9th

35

Ethan

Huang

9th

30

Derrick

Zhao

12th

26

Nancy

Kang

12th

23

Shirley

Zhou

11th

22

Simon

Kim

10th

21

Panut (T)

Sawatyanon

9th

19

Hoang

Dang

10th

13

Chloe

Lee

12th

11

Ken

Wang

9th

11

Broadcasting the successes of the Williston Math Team