April 10, 2008
Duzan, Doubet Qualify For State Math Contest
The 17th Annual Regional Math Contest, sponsored by the Missouri Council of Teachers of Mathematics, was held Saturday, April 5 in Hannibal. Approximately 115 students in grades 4-6 participated. The top 10 students in each grade level were recognized in both Math Concepts and Problem Solving.
Scotland County fourth graders that attended the event were Michael Howard, who placed 5th in Math Concepts and 6th in Problem Solving; Will DeMarce, who finished fourth in Math Concepts; and Caleb Doubet, who finished 7th in Math Concepts and 2nd in Problem Solving.
Fifth grade participants were Renay Friendshuh – 6th in Math Concepts; Rachel Duzan – 4th in Math Concepts and 3rd in Problem Solving; and Shaina Shannan – award for participation.
Sixth grade participants were Shaye Wright – award for participation; Emily Ebeling – 9th place in Problem Solving; and Jordyn Doubet – award for participation.
Caleb Doubet and Rachel Duzan both qualified to compete in the state contest to be held April 26 in Springfield. They will both be competing in Problem Solving.
The group is sponsored by Teresa Cotton.