On November 13, 2018, sixty students in the fifth through eighth grades competed in American Mathematics Contest 8. The AMC 8 is a 25-question, 40-minute, multiple choice examination in middle school mathematics designed to promote the development of problem-solving skills.
Here are the top three students from our school followed by the top students from each grade. School Winner: Max Drucker (achieved Honor Roll status for scoring in the top 5% of nationally) 2nd Place School: Asmithaa Vinukonda (achieved Honor Roll status for scoring in the top 5% of nationally) 3rd Place School: Luca Pass ***** 8th Grade Gold: Max Drucker Silver: Julia Kincaid, Kaeden Palmer, Allie Szvetitz, Leo Wang Bronze: Kyle Haas 7th Grade Gold: Asmithaa Vinukonda Silver: Luca Pass Bronze: Andrew McBride 6th Grade Gold: Ava Scherer Silver: Jay Dunnagan, Olivia McNatt, Anika Pawa, Cristina Pinnow, Ethan Xiao Bronze: Grant Faraci, Andreas Kazakos, Aiden Wiese 5th Grade Gold: Emma Cuthrell Silver: Kathryn Harvey Bronze: Sara Insuasti, Charles Shaffer, Derin Yalcinkaya
Congratulations to these students on these impressive results!
Thank you to Middle School math teacher Mrs. Phillips for all of her support and encouragement.
Forsyth Country Day School (FCDS) is a private, college preparatory, independent school for preschool through high school located in Lewisville, NC, just outside of Winston-Salem. Students benefit from a challenging academic curriculum, fine and performing arts, competitive athletics, and a wide selection of extracurricular activities.