Orlando Science Schools placed 1st out of a total of 40 middle school teams across the region during the annual Central Florida Regional MathCounts competition, held at University High School on Saturday, February 21st.
The OSS team, composed of Alexandria Bias, Tran Le, Sanjana Konda, Esha Ranade qualified to compete in the State MathCounts competition hosted by the Florida Engineering Society at the Walt Disney World Swan and Dolphin Resort, on Friday, March 20th. After 3 challenging rounds, (Sprint, Target, and Team round) Alexandria Bias, Esha Ranade, Sanjana Konda, Harshitha Uppada, Tran Le, and Nicholas Nguyen received trophies for their individual rankings; 4th, 5th, 6th, 10th, 12th, and 15th place respectively out of approximately 300 students. Congratulations to all of our students that competed and we wish them good luck at the upcoming state competition.
A special thanks to all of our OSS Math teachers!!
MATHCOUNTS Competition Program
The MATHCOUNTS Competition Program is a national middle school coaching and competitive mathematics program that promotes mathematics achievement through a series of fun and engaging "bee" style contests. The program exists in all 50 states plus U.S. territories and the Department of Defense and State Department schools