• LRGS Year 7 Inter-Form Maths Challenge

Best in the Region for Maths

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.