National Math Challenge Contest

May 16th, 2019

This past spring, several Annunciation 3- 5th graders participated in the National Math Challenge Contest.  

More than 34,000 students from 777 schools in 47 states participated. The goal of the competition is to encourage students' interest in math, to develop their problem solving skills, and to inspire them to excel in math. During the contest, students are given 45 minutes to solve 20 problems. Many problems are designed to challenge students and to enrich their problem solving experiences.

The following Annunciation students received honors from the National Math Challenge.  Honors include top score in grade, National Honor Roll (top 10% in the nation) and Honors (top 50% in nation).

Top Score in Grade

5th– Vivian K

4th– Burke D

3rd– Lynn A


National Honors (top 10% in nation)

Vivian K (5th),   Ben H (5th), Lynn A (3rd)


Honor Roll (top 50% in nation)

5th grade: Dylan F, Alex G, James H, Tommy H, Zofia K, Helen M and Frank T

4th grade: Will K, Alice L, Ellie M and Linnea Z

3rd grade: Tony D, Emmett M and Teddy T