The first annual State Mathing Bee was held at Lubbock High School on Saturday, April 28. In order to be invited, students had to be qualify as the top student in their grade level at a mathing bee.
Pine Tree hosted the first Mathing Bee in the East Texas area and four of our PT students were invited to the state level competition.
Qualifying students included:
Eryka Furlong - 5th grade
Alexandra Sanchez - 6th grade
Grant Beakley - 7th grade
Isaac Tesser - 8th grade
Before the state Mathing Bee, PT students participated in a Number Sense contest and placed as follows:
Eryka Furlong - 2nd place - 5th grade
Isaac Tesser - 2nd place - 8th grade
Grant Beakley - 1st place in 7th grade and Top Score Overall
Pine Tree won the 1st Mathing Bee Championship with Grant Beakley being named Mathing Bee State Champion. Congratulations to our PT students!