The Senior Maths Challenge for students in Years 11, 12 and 13 took place on Tuesday 6th November. The nationwide competition, which challenges participants with intriguing multiple choice questions, aims to stimulate mathematical problem solving. Demonstrating their passion for maths, our students delivered an excellent performance, achieving 15 Gold, 34 Silver and 60 Bronze certificates. In addition to this 15 students qualified for the follow-on round.
Congratulations to all students but particularly to two students in Year 11 and Year 13, who qualified for the British Maths Olympiad Round 1. Thirteen students from Years 11, 12 and 13 also qualified for the Senior Kangaroo. Both competitions will be held on Friday 30th November.
Senior Team Maths Challenge 2018
On Wednesday 14th November 4 students represented The Blue Coat School at the Regional Final of the Senior Team Maths Challenge. It was a competitive event and our team of mathematicians beat off strong competition to secure victory. Our team will now go to London to represent The Blue Coat School at the National Final on Tuesday 5th February 2019.
Congratulations to all students!