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Academy pupils excel in regional maths event
11:20am Friday 3rd August 2012 in News
THREE Knutsford Academy pupils impressed judges in a maths competition.
There were 1,800 entries for the MEM Challenge (Years 7 and 8) and 600 entries for the Senior Challenge (Years 9 and 10) from more than 100 schools in the north west.
Iona McGarvey, year 7, came third in the challenge, while Alex Price in Year 8 received a certificate of Merit in the challenge.
Joseph Adams in Year 9 came second in the senior challenge and he was then entered in to the European Kangaroo which was a one hour multiple choice paper taken by 25 countries throughout Europe.
Joe came in the top 25 per cent of entrants and was awarded a Certificate of Merit.