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Cleveland Students Earn Math Olympiad Awards

Under the direction of the PACE teacher, Andrea Jones, Cleveland Elementary School fourth and fifth grade students had the opportunity to participate in Math Olympiad. Students met once a month for five months; they worked on a total of 25 math problems during that time.

The Math Olympiad competition requires students to solve complex math problems that involve spatial thinking, logic, multiple-step solutions, advanced computation, geometry, and pre-algebra. Points are awarded for each problem solved correctly. Gold medalists have to solve 20-25 problems; silver medalists 15-19 and bronze medalists 10-14.

This year all the Cleveland students who participated earned medals. The bronze medalist was Nathaniel T. Silver medalists included Ryan J., Calvin M. and Abe O. Gold medalists were fourth grader Emilie V. with 19 points and fifth graders Natalie M. with 18 points, Taylor V. with 20 points, Allison S. with 21 points and Elena K. with 23 points.

Sheboygan Area School District Press Release
April 27, 2010