LRGS pupils were the highest scoring team in the region at the National Final of the UKMT Team Maths Challenge recently. As a result of their success they were awarded the ‘Best in Region’ certificate. Congratulations to the team: Matthew Harper, Ben Fearnhead, Ben Richards and Aaran Wang from Year 8 and Year 9.
There were some exceptional performances in the national UKMT Individual Maths Challenge especially from William Thornton in Year 8 who won the ‘Best in School’ award and to Hassan Tahir in Year 7 who won ‘Best in Year 7’.
Over 250,000 pupils from across the UK sat the Junior Maths Challenge. Gold awards are awarded to those who are in the top 6%, Silver are awarded to those in the next 13% and Bronze for those in the next 21%. LRGS pupils achieved 45 Golds, 39 Silvers and 47 Bronze awards in total.
The results from the Year 7 inter-form maths challenge are just in…Congratulations to 7R (Mr Viney’s form) who lift the trophy this year.