H.B. Thompson Middle School sent nine students from the Math Club to the Long Island Regional round of the MATHCOUNTS Competition. MATHCOUNTS is a prestigious national competition. The team consisted of Griffin Hon, Katherine Li, J. Guo, and Langyu Song.
HBT earned third place for the team competition (out of 15 schools) and an invitation to the New York State competition to be held at Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute (RPI) in upstate Troy, NY. The competition will take place on March 7th.
J. Guo finished 5th, and Katherine Li finished 6th in the individual competition out of 140 students. Congratulations to all the participants! The Math club adviser is Paul McNamara.