MIS math students compete at state

Saturday, May 13, 2017
Two Monett Intermediate School sixth graders, Jacob Finley and Jayden Merrill, traveled to Columbia on Saturday, May 6, to compete in the state level math competition, sponsored by the Missouri Council of Mathematics Teachers. Students from all over the state who have participated in a number of elimination and regional level competitions will gather for State level honors. The students received a tunnel send-off, also traveling to Central Park Elementary, pictured, to inspire others to higher competition. Contributed photo

Two Monett Intermediate School sixth graders, Jacob Finley and Jayden Merrill, traveled to Columbia on Saturday, May 6, to compete in the state level math competition, sponsored by the Missouri Council of Mathematics Teachers.

Jacob Finley, at left, placed 40th at state. Jayden Merrill, at right, scored at the 49th spot. Their teacher who prepared them for competition is Sonya Kew. Contributed photo