Submitted by Mrs. Kate Barnes:
Caldwell hosted their annual Middle School Math Relays on Thursday, February 15. The other teams competing were Argonia, Cedar Vale, Dexter, Flinthills, South Haven, Sedan, Udall, and West Elk. Medals were awarded for the top three spots. Points were awarded to the top five spots in individual divisions and top six spots in team divisions. Flinthills placed second overall and West Elk was crowned the champion.
Individuals placing in the top ten for Caldwell were as follows:
6th Grade Division
Kasen Clark – 9th in Word Problems
Adley Mayo – 2nd in Word Problems, 10th in Fractions
Kylee Reilly – 8th in Percents
Jackson Risley – 10th in Mental Math
7th Grade Division
Jacey Brown – 3rd in Order of Operations, 5th in Fractions
Allorah Caruthers – 7th in Ratio/Proportions/Percents
Dylan Dick – 5th in Integers, 8th in Fractions
Kyzer Hutsler – 10th in Probability & Statistics
Adley Mayo (6th grader) – 5th in Charts & Graphs
Teagan Thompson – 9th in Ratio/Proportions/Percents
8th Grade Division
Dannie Bonham-Frazier – 7th in Equations
Alexis Carroll – 10th in Geometry
Allorah Caruthers (7th grader) – 8th in Order of Operations
Sam Eaton – 10th in Polynomials
Debbie Halbert – 9th in Probability & Statistics
Dannie, Alexis, and Sam placed 1st in the Algebra 1 team test! Adley, Kasen, and Robert Willard placed 3rd in the 6th grade team test. Jacey, Dylan, and Kyzer placed 4th in the 7th grade team test. Kenneth Willard also participated.
Mrs. Kate Barnes is the math relays sponsor. A special thank you to the Bluejay Backers for providing the hospitality room, the test graders, Toni Wolff, Kaitlin Thomas, Kyane Berline-May, Lucy Schneider, Ivy Berline, LA Thompson, and to all those that graded or helped supervise the event!