The Methow Valley Elementary School’s Math is Cool team, the Mad Adders, took first place at their regional meet on Friday (March 1) and qualified for the state championships at Moses Lake on May 18. Eric Blank, who with Jen Ramsay coaches the team of fifth-graders, said in an email that the victory was a […]
Math is Cool
Methow Valley Elementary School sixth-graders won first place at the Regional Math is Cool Competition in Wenatchee on Friday (Feb. 3). Coached by Harold Sheley, with support from assistant coaches Keri Miles, Sebastian Hogness, Nate Hirsch and Colin Waichler, Methow Valley ran exponentially away from the competition. Each of the three Methow Valley Elementary teams […]
The Methow Valley Elementary School fifth-grade Math is Cool team took second place in one of six regional competitions around the state on Saturday (March 19) in Wenatchee. Thirteen regional schools were represented. The competition consists of individual math tests, mental math, and various team competitions. The school sent three teams of four students each, […]
The Methow Valley Elementary School Math is Cool Team claimed its second consecutive state championship in Division II with a victory on Saturday (May 16) at Moses Lake. Sixth-grader Travis Grialou led the way by taking first place in the division. Also finishing well for the Methow Valley team were sixth-graders Ian DeLong in sixth […]
Methow Valley Elementary School sent its fourth-grade Math is Cool team, Serious Pi, to a championship competition in Wenatchee on April 17, where the team placed third in its division – just missing second place by six points. About 280 students representing 24 schools competed.
By Mike Maltais
The Methow Valley Elementary School Math is Cool team comprised of four fifth-graders and one fourth-grader won the Division II Math is Cool state championship in …