Students from Elgin High math team competed at the 41th annual Wayne State Math contest on Saturday, May 8, 2015. There were 25 schools competing from all classes with a total of 229 students. Team members who participated were: Algebra 2: Alois Warner, Dylan Behnk; Geometry: Elianne Heilhecker, A.J. Getzfred; and Algebra I: Lydia Behnk, Liam Heithoff.
According to instructor Jeanne Johnson, “Our team did very well at this year’s math contest Placing 2nd in the Algebra 2 division was Alois Warner (lost a tie for first by one question) with Dylan Behnk finishing in 5th place!! In Geometry, Elianne Heilhecker placed third! Finally, in Algebra 1, Lydia Behnk placed thirteenth. This event was an excellent opportunity for our students to showcase their math ability! Congratulations to all of the students that participated!” Photos and story submitted