4 students win Metrobank Math tilt-A A +A
Sunday, March 10, 2013
MARAWI CITY -- Four kids from the Marawi City School Division topped the recently concluded Metrobank Math Challenge 2013 regional eliminations.
Siddiykh Goling, Majit Rasul Macaalia, Ishihaya Magumpara and Moh’d Yusoph Marohom bested other Math enthusiasts from the nine participating schools division in Autonomous Region in Muslim Mindanao (Armm).
Goling and Macaalia won in the Team Category for the fourth year level, while Magumpara and Marohom emerged as winners in the same category for the grade six level.
Goling and Magumpara also emerged as regional champions in the Individual Category for fourth year and grade six levels, respectively.
The Metrobank Math Challenge is an annual competition that aims to awaken greater interest in Mathematics among elementary and high school students, as well as to discover Mathematical talents among the youth.
The competition also serves as a venue for young Math enthusiasts to enhance their skills in Mathematics.
The regional elimination was conducted by the Department of Education in Armm in partnership with Metrobank Foundation Inc. and Mathematics Teachers Association of the Philippines.
The Math challenge regional winners will represent Armm in the national finals. ( PIA)
Published in the Sun.Star Cagayan de Oro newspaper on March 11, 2013.