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Australian Mathematics Competition

The Australian Mathematics paper is entered by all pupils in the Year 6X, 7X & 8X Mathematics classes plus selected pupils from Years 4 & 5.

Awards:
High Distinction - awarded to a pupil who has not received a higher award but is in the top 2% of their year and region.
Distinction - awarded to a pupil who has not received a higher award but is in the top 15% of their year and region.
Credit - is awarded to a pupil who has not received a higher award but is in the top 50% of their year and region.
Proficiency - is awarded to a pupil who has not received a Credit (or higher) certificate, but who has nonetheless received a satisfactory score indicating satisfactory competence at mathematics and problem solving with mathematics.
Prudence Award - awarded to the pupil in the school who has the longest unbroken string of correct answers beginning at question 1.

The following pupils received High Distinction and Distinction Awards in the most recent competition:

2015
3 High Distinctions, 7 Distinctions, 41 Credits, (70 participants)

High Distinctions

  • Katy Buttle  (Year 6)
  • Cindy Xiong  (Y6)
  • Sean Jang  (Y5)


Distinctions

  • Eleanor McVicar  (Year 8)
  • Ella Sharp  (Y8)
  • Samantha Vance  (Y8)
  • Chris Ktenidis (Y7)
  • Olivia Monkman  (Y6)
  • James Lange  (Y6)
  • Yong Sun  (Y5)   -  Prudence Award