Wheatley’s Mathletes Find Success at Nassau Mathematics Tournament!

Last month, the Nassau County Mathematics Tournament featured 554 students from over 50 schools in Nassau County at the 33rd Annual Nassau Math Tournament (NMT). Wheatley’s “Junior” team placed 9th overall out of 64 Upper Division teams. Congratulations to team members Jessie Cao, Krista Chen, Arihant Jain, Christopher Shen and Andrew Zuckerman. Congratulations!

On an individual level, Andrew Zuckerman earned third place out of 160 competing juniors. Congratulations Andrew.

A special thank you to Kevin Meyers, Wheatley math teacher and coach of the Wheatley Senior High Mathletes. Mr. Meyers also coordinates the Nassau County Interscholastic Math League (NCIML) competitions and AMC 10/12 competitions. He is president of NCIML which runs the county competitions, the Nassau Math Tournament (NMT) and All-Star teams that compete in New York State (NYSML) and American Regions Math League (ARML).

Photo courtesy of Susan Checkla.

NassauMathTournament1

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out / Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out / Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out / Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out / Change )

Connecting to %s