- Pinoy Grade 5 students aced the international math contest in Hong Kong
- The students bagged 11 awards and a trophy
- The 22nd Po Leung Kuk Primary Mathematics World Contest (PMWC) happened from July 15 to 19
The Philippine team, composed of eight Grade 5 students, successfully brought home 11 medals and a trophy after acing the international math competition in Hong Kong.
KAMI learned that the students won two silver medals, four bronze medals, four silver medals, and a trophy at the 22nd Po Leung Kuk Primary Mathematics World Contest (PMWC) from July 15 to 19 in Hong Kong.
As reported by the GMA News, Philippine Team A, comprised of Ian Gabriel Hong of Pace Academy, Jerome Austin Te of Jubilee Christian Academy, Michael Gerard Tongson of Stonyhurst Southville International School-Malarayat, and Kody Briones of Emmanuel Christian School bagged the first runner-up and were given silver medals and a trophy.
According to the Mathematics Trainers Guild-Philippines (MTG), they are very proud of the students and their achievements.
“We congratulate our Filipino contestants for winning awards in the contest. We are very proud of their feat,” MTG president Isidro Aguilar said.
During the 22nd year of PMWC, a total of 144 students from various countries like US, Australia, South Korea, Malaysia, Singapore, and more joined the competition
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