By: Karen Krynen
ROSEMEAD, CA. – January 8, 2020 – Don Bosco Technical Institute (Bosco Tech) will host its mathematics competition for fifth through eighth grade students on Saturday, February 1. The 48th annual event, the longest running in Southern California, will offer awards to the highest scoring individuals and teams.
“The math competition is the perfect opportunity for students seeking to challenge themselves,” said Bosco Tech Principal Jeff Krynen. “Many of them return year after year to compete. Mastery of the complex critical thinking skills involved in the competition is vital in advanced math courses and pre-engineering studies like those offered at Bosco Tech.”
To register, review rules and see sample test questions, visit www.boscotech.edu. Event registration is required and ends January 24; the cost to participate is $10 per student. Event check in is 8-8:45 a.m.; the competition begins at 9 a.m. Results will be announced at a ceremony that will conclude by noon. Food and refreshments will be available for sale through the morning.
Bosco Tech is an all-male Catholic high school that uniquely combines a rigorous college-preparatory program with a technology-focused education. The innovative curriculum allows students to exceed university admission requirements while completing extensive integrated coursework in one of several applied science and engineering fields, including the new Biological, Medical & Environmental Technology (BMET) program.
On Niche.com’s list of top Catholic boys’ high schools in California and the U.S., Bosco Tech boasts a college acceptance rate of 100 percent, with the majority of graduates pursuing STEM-related post-secondary majors at four-year universities. Visit www.boscotech.edu or call 626-940-2000 to arrange a campus tour or to learn more about our academic, extracurricular, and extensive international student programs.