29 pupils bag international Mathematics awards

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Monday, August 18, 2014


A TOTAL of 29 pupils in nine public and private schools in Iloilo City recently bagged awards in four international Mathematics competitions held in China.

Mayor Jed Patrick Mabilog gave each student a certificate of recognition for bringing home the honor of representing Iloilo City in the world stage of Mathematics. The mentors and the schools were also lauded.

The Math wizards are Alexis Griff Genovatin, Grade 2 of Ateneo de Iloilo, and Alijah Dale Valbuena, Grade 2 of SPED Integrated School, each with a King of Mathematics merit and Pan Pacific Mathematics Olympiad merit award; Maxie Louise Dominque Co of Ateneo de Iloilo, Bronze award, and Mickel Lyle Angelo Pe of Philippine Science High School with merit at the 17th Po Leung Kuk Primary World Cup contest; Altair Mizar Emboltura, Grade 4 of Sto Domingo Elementary School, Gold award, Ron Raphael Magno, Grade 4 of West Visayas State University-ILS, Bronza medal, Rene John Ongchua, Grade 4 of Solomon Integrated School de Iloilo, Silver medal, Kyle Marie Lustica, Grade 5 of West visayas State University-ILS, Silver medal, Jose Gabriel Javellana, Grade 7 of Philippines Science High School, Silver medal, Jonathan Murga, Grade 8 of Philippine Science High School, Silver medal and Sean Rafael Puda, Grade 5 of Paref-Westbridge School, Bronza medal, all at the Hua Cup International Olympic Mathematics and 10th Asia Cup Stars of the Olympics Math finals; and Daryll Kevin Uygongco, Grade 6 of Hua Siong College of Iloilo, Gold medal, Cassey Jules Uygongco, Grade 5 of Hua Siong College of Iloilo, Silver Medal, and Frelan Faith Engallado, Grade 4 of Solomon Integrated School de Iloilo, Bronze medal at the I Love Math Summer Camp. (Lydia C. Pendon)

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