Middle school math students had a great showing at a the Santa Clara chapter Mathcounts contest, held Feb. 16 at the upper school campus.

## Mathematics

## Middle school math teacher wins Edyth May Sliffe Award

Middle school math teacher and department chair Vandana Kadam was awarded the Edyth May Sliffe Award for Distinguished Teaching in Middle School and High School.

## Middle school math closes out spring with second place at MathCounts nationals

## Second grader wins bronze medal in International Math Contest, second place for Math Kangaroo

## Middle school MathCounts students shine at state competition; one bound for nationals

At the MathCounts state competition on March 31 at Stanford University, the Harker middle school team won the state MathCounts championship in a field of 35 teams and 175 students.

## Five students qualify for national math olympiads

Four Harker upper school students and one middle school student have advanced to the third round of the USA Math Olympiad and Junior Math Olympiad, respectively.

## 16th Harker Math Invitational attracts 300 competitors

## Senior wins gold medal at Romanian Master of Mathematics competition

Senior Swapnil Garg participated in the Romanian Master of Mathematics competition, held Feb. 21-26 in Bucharest, and was one of just 10 competitors worldwide to win a gold medal.

## Middle school math students are big winners at regional MathCounts competition

Harker middle school students had a great showing at the Santa Clara Valley MathCounts competition on Feb. 10, winning the team event and setting a new Harker record with four students earning perfect scores.

## US math team finishes fifth out of 60 teams in Princeton math competition

Harker’s upper school math club sent a team to the Princeton University Mathematics Competition, a Tier 1 competition.