High School Students Place First in Regional Math Competition

Four Fox Chapel Area High School students recently placed in the regional CalcuSolve competition. The team of sophomores J. Oliver “Justin” Choo, Rajeev Godse, and Anzu Sekikawa and freshman Vinisha Sant won first place in the team competition for grades nine and ten. Additionally, Rajeev placed first and Justin placed second in the individual category of the competition for students in grades nine and ten.

The contest was held October 12, 2017. Approximately 280 students from about 40 school districts from across the Pittsburgh area participated in the competition that was held at Duquesne University.

CalcuSolve is a competition that tests students’ problem-solving skills related to mathematics. Students compete as part of a group as well as individually.FCAHS CalcuSolve 2017 copy.jpg