Junior Maths Challenge
Pupils at Cowbridge Comprehensive school achieved 5 golds, 7 silvers, 3 bronzes in this year's UKMT Junior Maths Challenge. Over 260,000 pupils from across the UK sat the Junior Maths Challenge with roughly the top 6% receiving a gold certificate, the next 13% silver and the next 21% bronze.
Cowbridge Comprehensives highest performers were:
Eloise Rathbone jones
A special mention must also go to Lewis Prichard and Emily Wright. Both came in the top 7200 students and have been invited to sit a follow-on competition, the kangaroo challenge.
The Junior Maths Challenge is run by the UK Mathematics Trust and supported by the Institute and Faculty of Actuaries. It is aimed at those in Years 7 and 8 and is sat in school. Further information about the trust and its activities is available at www.ukmt.org.uk .