On Feb. 15, 2019, Resurrection College Prep High School’s Mathematics Department and the Resurrection Math Club sponsored the Young Women’s Math Olympics.
The competition allowed 6th, 7th and 8th grade girls to compete in the area of Algebra and Geometry and participate in math related games and activities.The Math Olympics have been an annual event at Resurrection and the school encourages young women to challenge themselves in all academic areas and explore math, science and technology related fields.
Over 100 girls from 18 area schools competed in the Young Women’s Math Olympics contest at Resurrection. Schools represented included: Beaubien Elementary, Canty Elementary, Culver Elementary, Ebinger Elementary, Farnsworth Elementary, Immaculate Conception, Mary Seat of Wisdom, Oriole Park, Pennoyer, Pope Francis Global Academy, Queen of All Saints, Sauganash Elementary, St. Benedict Preparatory, St. Celestine, St. Eugene, St. John Brebeuf, St. Matthias, and St. Paul of the Cross.
Awards were given to the top five scoring 6th, 7th and 8th grade students in algebra and geometry.
For more information, http://www.reshs.org/