Northside students compete in math contest

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Fourteen Northside students in Jen Sadkovich's fourth-grade class competed in the Noetic Learning Math Contest in April.

The Noetic Learning Math Contest is a national mathematics contest for elementary and middle school students. The goal of the competition is to encourage students' interest in math, to develop their problem-solving skills, and to inspire them to excel in math. More than 24,000 students representing 1,761 teams across the country took part in this spring’s contest. 

The Northside team earned an achievement award by scoring in the top 10 percent of all fourth-grade teams entered. The team consisted of Ella Anderson, Ben Bougie, Natalie Charles, Sara Cushman, Aaron Dunk, Ellis Goeden, Gabe Jakubczak, Jonathan Kim, Jordan LaScala, Tyler Mayhew, Finn Patenaude, Nora Vigor, Colette Wiese, and Chris Yang

In addition, Jakubczak was the overall team winner, scoring 100 percent on the test. Ben Bougie, Aaron Dunk, Jonathan Kim, Jordan LaScala, Finn Patenaude were awarded National Honor Rolls, whichi is awarded to approximately the top 10 percent of participating students.

More detailed information can be found on the Noetic Learning Math Contest website.