Hart Aces Math Tests

Hart's outstanding scores on the American Mathematics Contest 8 has placed several students among the brightest math minds in the nation.
The AMC 8 is a 25-question, multiple choice exam designed to promote the development and enhancement of problem-solving skills. The test was given in November to students in 8th-grade honors math classes.

More than 150,000 students from more than 2,250 schools took part in the contest.
Nathan Zhang is ranked as being in the top 1 percent of students who participated, making him a National Recognition Award winner.

Thirteen students ranked in the top 5 percent to make them Honor Roll winners:
Antoan Alten
Theresa Gao
Andy Hu
Jeffrey Huai
Yujin Kim
Richard Lee
Katie Liu
Andrew Nam
Cameron Ritchie
Samantha Salustri
Wesley Want
Jason Zhang
Omeed Ziari

School winners are:
1st place -- Nathan Zhang
2nd place -- Yujin Kim, Richard Lee & Jason Zhang
3rd place -- Jeffrey Huai, Andrew Nam & Wesley Wang
The AMC 8 is given by the Mathematical Association of America.
Congratulations to Hart's students for their incredible math skills!

Posted Friday, Jan. 7, 2011