It has been a year of exceptional performance for Ashmole students in the national maths challenge organised by UKMT. For the first time two students achieved gold awards in the senior challenge. One progressing into the European wide Kangaroo test.
There was similar success in the year 10 and 11 intermediate challenge with nine students achieving gold. Seven progressing through to the kangaroo test.
Finally in the year 7 and 8 junior challenge there was the most fantastic results. In total 15 students were awarded gold, six of whom progressed through to the kangaroo test, and another being put forward to the even more prestigious Junior Maths Olympiad.