On Thursday, December 19, nineteen fifth and sixth grade students traveled to Portland with Mrs. Jacobs, Mrs. Lindgren and Ms. Roy to compete in the first meet of the year for the Southern Maine Elementary Math League. There were 27 sixth grade teams and 32 fifth grade teams competing
The Great Works School’s math team was consistent and skilled and finished in 16th place. Team members talked about how nervous they were and then how excited they were once they got down to their work. Their teachers and their community are proud of their work
Participants from Great Works School were: Annika Oberg, Kenai Diaz, Rowan Nabel, Ryan Howell, Kayley Lin, Libby Houghton and Camden Marcotte.
The Marshwood Middle School sixth-grade team’s combined score earned them 4th place in the competition! The sixth-grade team’s high scores were turned in by Sean Williams who finished 1st in the individual competition with a perfect score and Ryan Pote who scored in 5th place overall.
Participants from Marshwood Middle School were:
Grace Ducharme, Sophie Lusenhop, Leah Maddison, Ryan Pote, William Sandusky, Abby Simonelli, Riley St. Pierre, Mitchell Vlcek, Sean Williams, Helen Willoughby, and Jonah Nobel
Marshwood’s Fifth and Sixth Grade Math Teams will compete February 2nd at the same location.