Brock students score highly in UK-wide Senior Individual Maths Challenge
Posted on: 8th January 2019
A Level Mathematics students from Brockenhurst College performed well in a UK-wide maths competition recently.
Ten of the 60 Brock students who participated in the Senior Maths Challenge, which is organised by the UK Mathematics Trust, won Gold Certificates and qualified for the follow-on round, the Senior Kangaroo Challenge.
A further ten Brock entrants won Silver Certificates, with 24 others picking up Bronze for their efforts.
The students sat the test at Brockenhurst College, demonstrating their advanced knowledge and skills against the clock in the 90-minute test.
Of the Brock entrants, the highest scorer was Adam Doubrava who has been called an “excellent mathematician” by his teachers.
Head of Curriculum Guy Francis said: “The Senior Maths Challenge is an excellent opportunity for our A Level Maths students to compete nationally against other top students.
“I am very pleased with the way they have demonstrated their problem-solving and mathematical reasoning skills and I congratulate all the students who entered.”
See the full list of winners below.