San Joaquin County Science Olympiad Competition
Congratulations to our 3rd-5th grade teams who participated in the Science Olympiad on March 23 at McNair High School in Stockton. We had 2 teams with 18 members on each team. They competed in 24 events.
Here are our winners for medals and ribbons:
Philip Ha and Htut Khaung Oo received a 3rd place metal in Aerodynamics
Alex Alcala, Jesse Lutan, and Philip Ha received a 6th place metal for their Pasta Mobile
Jason Alcala and Chilam Huynh received an 8th place ribbon for their Pasta Bridge
Irvin Liu and Lillian Lazum received a 9th place ribbon for Leaf and Tree Finder
Wentinn Liao and Philip Ha received a 9th place ribbon for Metric Mystery
Nabeel Hussaini and Nicholas Jung received a 10th place ribbon for Rock Hound.
San Joaquin County Math Olympiad Competition
April 27, 2013
Tracy Unified School District’s Gifted and Talented Education program participated in the third annual San Joaquin County Math Olympiad Competition. The competition was held on April 27, 2013. Nearly 200 students made up 30 teams of mathletes who participated in this high-energy competition. Two teams represented the GATE program. They consisted of 5th and 6th grade students from South West Park, Monte Vista Middle school and Williams Middle school. One of our teams-Wentinn Liao, Stephen Trieu, Philip Ha, Sataya Kethineri, and Alex Klassen finished in first place. This was the 2nd year in a row that they finished in first. The other team of Kundhan Dasari, Sankalp Mrutunjaya, Jazmin Perez, Brandon Perez, and Htut Khaung finished in 20th place. Kundhan Dasari finished on top with 7/10 correct on the individual portion. Wintin Liao was one of the highest scoring individuals. Wentinn had a perfect score. Great job teams!
South West Park had their annual Spelling Bee on October 4th, 2012.
Congratulations to our 1st and 2nd place winners!!
1st place-Olivia Wood 2nd place-Satya Kethineni
If interested in participating next year, information can be found on the SWP Spelling Bee webpage. Start studying for next year.
GATE API Scores
We are very proud to post our GATE API scores. Our elementary students scored 968 and our middle school students scored 966. Great job!