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.
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:
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!
There’s been lots of competitive math action lately! Lots more upcoming too!
The 6th and last (!) round of the New England Math League will be held on Tuesday, 3/21 from 2:30 to 3:30 in Schoolhouse 25. The competition lasts 30 minutes and you must begin before 3:10. You may use a calculator and any student at any level of math is welcome to participate! Just show up! No signup required!
12 Williston Mathletes will be heading to Yale on Saturday, 4/1 to participate in the MMATHs competition! The two Williston teams of 6 will compete in individual and team rounds, as well as a round where they will work collaboratively with students from other schools!
Yesterday, on February 28th, 5 Williston Middle School students participated in the 7th and 8th grade level of the New England Math League! This is the first time the competition has run at Williston! Congratulations to these middle school mathlete pioneers!
Our overall team score of 120 puts us in 28th place out of over 130 teams from across New England! Complete round 5 league results can be viewed right here. Detailed individual results are online here (ask Mr. Seamon for the password). Congratulations to our current high-scoring students!
Steven Wang is currently tied for 5th place our of all 800+ individual competitors!
The league results were just updated to include round 4 of the New England Math League and with our running score of 95 we are holding strong at 28th out of 125 teams!
The 5th round of the New England Math League will be held on Monday, 2/13 from 2:35 to 3:35 in Schoolhouse 25.Anyone at any level of mathematics is welcome to participate! You may use a calculator, the competition lasts 30 minutes, and you must begin by 3:10.
Complete league results can be viewed online right here. Overall Williston standings, broken down by competitor, can be found on the results page.
Congratulations to Steven Wang for being in 6th place (out of all competitors league-wide!) with 23 total points!