June 16, 2015
Barondale Public School student places in top tier at 'Abacus Math Challenge'
Grade 5 student Adam Muinuddin from Barondale Public School placed sixth out of more than 50 participants at the Abacus Math Challenge. The Abacus Math Challenge is an international competition where students in different age groups independently submit answers to eight math questions each month from September 2014 to April 2015. Students are asked to not only solve the problems, but present their reasoning in their solutions. The students’ responses are then scored. Adam received an impressive total score of 247 points for his answers.