MATHCOUNTS Finishes 2nd at IES Competition
On February 23 Ben Heidt, Ashley Sjurson, Josh Fett, and Brett Shaw, members of the South Middle School MATHCOUNTS Team, placed 2nd out of 36 teams at the IES Central Iowa Chapter
MATHCOUNTS Competion. The competition was held in FFA Enrichment Center on the Des Moines Area Community College (DMACC) Ankeny Campus. South Middle School had three mathletes finish in the Top 10 out of approximately 350 participants. Josh Fett placed 10th, while Ashley Sjurson and Ben Heidt placed 6th and 4th respectfully. This team of four will proudly represent the Waukee Community School District at the state meet on Friday, March 23. Individuals, Aravin Sivamurugan, Connor Johnson, Maggie Laird, Nupur Udipi, Mason Remington, and Meg Meyer, also competed and scored well at the Chapter Competition! South Middle School expresses congratulations to all the mathletes on a fine season of hard work.