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Fulford Academy University of Waterloo Math Contest Participants

Each year Fulford Academy Students participate in several math contests provided by the University of Waterloo. The Pascal, Cayley and Fermat Contests are Multiple Choice contests written by students in grades 9, 10 and 11 respectively. The Fryer, Galois, Hypatia and Euclid contests are long answer contests for students in grades 9, 10, 11 and 12 respectively. To earn a medal for top honours at our school, the highest scoring students must achieve a minimum score determined by the contest center. Certificates of distinction are also awarded to students who score in the top 25% of all participants in the contest that year. This year, we are so pleased to recognize the efforts and achievements of several of our students who took part in these contests.

 

The recipients of this year’s Top Honours for Fulford Academy are

 

Pascal:
Medal:Jordan Dong
Certificate(s) of Distinction: Jordan Dong, Jinhwan So and Elin Cao

Cayley:
Medal: Jesse Zhou
Certificate(s) of Distinction: Jesse Zhou, Mike Yu, Elsa Li, and Ken Chen

Fermat:
Medal: Jerry Shi
Certificate(s) of Distinction: Jerry Shi

Fryer:
Medal: Trisha Zhang
Galois:
Medal: Jesse Zhou
Certificate(s) of Distinction: Jesse Zhou

Hypatia:
Medal: Kelly Dong

 

Each of the contests for grades 9-12 offer the opportunity for the scores of 3 or 5 students to count towards a team score. Team scores are then ranked across Canada, across each of the Provinces and within each province as part of regional Zones. This year Fulford Academy is proud to recognize the efforts of the following students as they contributed to Fulford Academy being named a Zone champion in their contest.

Galois Zone Champions:
Jesse Zhou, Mike Yu, Elsa Li, William Li, and Jason Qin

Students in grades 7 and 8 also have an opportunity to write the Gauss contest a multiple choice style contest. These contests are less formal but no less impressive. This year we recognize the achievements of:

This year’s Top Scorers receiving Outstanding Achievement Certificates are:
Grade 7: Steve Cai
Grade 8: Tony Wang

Certificates of Distinction go to the 2nd and 3rd place finishers in each of the Gauss Contests and this year’s recipients are:
Grade 7: Nelson Kwok and Selena Zhang
Grade 8: Gaku Ogawa and Alias Huang

 

 

Congratulations to all of the students who took part in the Math Contests, we commend you for your efforts and abilities!

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