LEXINGTON 1: Seventy-five students at Lexington Middle participated in the American Mathematics Competition Contest 8. The AMC 8 is a 25-question, 40-minute multiple choice examination in middle school mathematics designed to promote the development and enhancement of problem solving skills. Sponsored by the Mathematical Association of America, the exam also provides opportunities for students to develop positive attitudes towards mathematics and positive perceptions of themselves as learners of mathematics. Students earning the top three scores at their school receive a Certificate for Outstanding Achievement. The school winners at Lexington Middle include first-place winner Andy Hu, second-place winners Caroline Kroll, Peyton Miller, Caleb Rummell and Bobby Wessinger, and third-place winner Luke Mondeel. (Shown here are standing, Peyton Miller, Caroline Kroll, Andy Hu, Caleb Rummell, Luke Mondeel and, seated, Robert Wessinger.
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Photos from Midlands area schools, submitted by the school districts.