SAISD Students Compete in Annual 24 Challenge

November 21, 2008

171 students representing seventeen SAISD elementary and middle schools recently participated in the annual "24 Challenge" Math Competition for 4th thru 6th grade students, held at Glenn Middle School on November 18. Sponsored by local accountants, the 24 Challenge is a tournament-style competition that focuses on patterns and relationships between numbers.

Grand Champion winners included Matthew Roehrig, 4th grade at Santa Rita; Alexis Nunez, 5th grade at Lamar, and Matt Randall, 6th grade at Lee Middle School. Other winners included 4th graders Grace
Gideon (Lamar), Amber Keane (Santa Rita), and Christopher Taylor (Bowe); 5th graders Samuel Cruz
(Santa Rita), Haleigh Finch (Austin), and Dylan Greene (Santa Rita); 6th graders Billy Johnston,
Garrett Hallway, and Alex Salinas, all of Lee Middle School.