PVHS Math Students Earn National Honors

MAA AMC American Mathematics Competition

The Mathematical Association of America (MAA) annually sponsors five grade-level American Mathematics Competition (AMC) exams: 8, 10A, 10B, 12A, and 12B. Within these competition levels, awards and certificates are provided for young women in mathematics across all 50 states.

The “Jane Street” (a quantitative trading firm) funds 5 awards and 150 certificates supporting the AMC 12A exam results. Five Iowa Certificate of Excellence awards were given in the state with PVHS earning two of these. Congratulations to PVHS Seniors Emerson Peters and Kavya Kalathur.

The “Akami” (a global content delivery network, cybersecurity, and cloud service company) also supports 5 awards and 150 certificates for the AMC 12B exam. Seven Certificates of Excellence awards were given in the state of Iowa with PVHS earning two of these. Congratulations to PVHS Senior Kavya Kalathur and Junior Shobini Iyer.