Area ACTM Math Contest Winners
March 10, 2014
East Arkansas Community College-Forrest City
Press Release- Photo Attached
The annual Arkansas Council of Teachers of Mathematics State High School Mathematics Contest (ACTM Math Contest) was held Saturday, March 1st at East Arkansas Community College in Forrest City. Students from area high schools and junior high schools were registered for the competition in the subjects of Algebra I, Algebra II, Geometry, Trigonometry/Pre-calculus, and Calculus. First, Second, Third, and Honorable Mention awards were recognized at the competition
East Arkansas Community College is a regional site for ACTM testing and the event has traditionally been held at EACC. The regional winners that placed 1st, 2nd or 3rd will be invited to advance to the state-level competition to be held at the University of Central Arkansas in Conway on April 26th.
The regional contest director was Dennis Smith, EACC math/science faculty member.
From Brinkley High School: Austin Nelson-Algebra I 2nd Place,
From Forrest City Junior High School (from left): Jacob Main-Algebra I 3rd Place and FCJHS Math Teacher Drew Vaccaro
From Forrest City High School (from left): Jacqueline Arroyo-Geometry 2nd Place, Roth In-Calculus 2nd Place, Zachary Honey-Geometry 3rd Place
From Lee Academy: Lucas Whittenton-Geometry 1st Place
From Wynne High School (from left): Ruth Crawford-Algebra II 2nd Place, Anna Mears-Algebra II 3rd Place, DeAndre McGill-Algebra II 1st Place, Lauren Williams-Calculus 1st Place, Bryce Melton-Pre-Calculus/Trigonometry 1st Place, Hannah Semonds-Calculus 3rd Place, Dalton Yates-Algebra I 1st Place