‘Mathlete’ places second
June 14, 2012 1:50PM
Students at Grissom Middle School recently participated in the 2012 Southwest Interscholastic Math Competition. Pictured (from left) are Umair Bhutto, Upasana Pathak, Jane Folliard, Nicole Ward and Melissa Ward. | Supplied Photo
Updated: July 18, 2012 6:00AM
Eighth-grade mathlete Jane Folliard from Grissom Middle School in Tinley Park recently finished second at the 2012 Southwest Interscholastic Math Competition.
Folliard and teammates Umair Bhutto, Upasana Pathak, Melissa Ward and Nicole Ward took on more than 50 competitors from 12 schools in a contest designed to test algebra and geometry proficiency.
The Grissom team finished fourth overall.
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