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West 4th Grader Qualifies for National Math Competition

Alan Shih, a fourth grade student at West Elementary, competed at the state math contest held May 4 by the Missouri Council of Teachers of Mathematics and Mathleague.org at Columbia College in Columbia. Alan previously qualified for state at the regional contest held in April at Southwest Baptist University.

Alan placed first in the team competition, eighth in the sprint portion and 13th in number sense. Alan placed 11th overall and has qualified for the National Competition! Nationals are held at Texas A&M on June 15. Congratulations, Alan!

 

Alan Shih, a fourth grade student at West Elementary, competed at the state math contest