Maths competition medals add up for Perse pupils
Numerical knowhow has equalled success for Perse pupils in prestigious national maths competitions.
Year 7 and 8 pupils achieved a record number of 102 Gold certificates in this year’s UKMT (UK Mathematics Trust) Junior Maths Challenge.
This achievement placed them in the top eight percent in the competition nationally, with Daniel Fannon and Yixuan Hu (both Year 7) impressively attaining full marks.
Fantastic results were also earned in the UKMT Intermediate Olympiad, with five pupils awarded medals for being in the top 100 in their year group.
Golds were achieved by Ryan Stubbs (Year 9) and Arthur Depledge (Year 11), while Steven Kong (Year 11) gained Silver and Akshith Katuri (Year 10) and Tom Hammond (Year 11) claimed Bronzes.
Meanwhile, Distinctions were also awarded to Daniel Fannon (Year 7), Roy Han (Year 9) and Zoe Walters (Year 10).