JCJC hosts MCTM Jr. H.S. Math Contest
Written By: Teresa Martin
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Date Submitted: 2012-03-08 15:11:16
ELLISVILLE - Jones County Junior College’s Math department along with the Mississippi Council of Teachers of Mathematics recently sponsored the district level MCTM Math Contest for Jr. High School students. About 50 students spent the morning working out various math problems to earn a spot at the state competition in April.
South Jones students swept the competition. Eighth graders from South Jones Mary Woodyard won first place and Brad Sims took second place. South Jones seventh graders Steven Sasser won first place and seventh grader, Brandon Cox earned second place honors.