WOOLWICH TWP. — On Dec. 15, 2018, fourth graders Ryan Duffy, Ojasvi Gaekwad, Jackson Hover, Aarnov Joginapally, Misha Llagan, and fifth graders, Mason Corey, Logan Downey, Nathaniel Bott, Mishi Chatverdi, and William Baker from the Charles Harker School in Woolwich, competed in a Math League.org Elementary Math Competition at Green Woods Charter School in Philadelphia, winning first place in their division and sweeping the overall competition earning the highest score.
The competition was comprised of four sections during which the students completed various, complex math problems and received points in each category.
In addition to sweeping the competition, fourth grader, Ryan Duffy took first place among all of the fourth grade competitors. Following in second place was Misha Llagan and in third place was Aarnov Joginapally.
Fifth grader Mason Corey claimed first place among all the fifth graders followed by second place, Logan Downey, third place Nathaniel Bott, fourth place Mishi Chatverdi, and fifth place William Baker.
All nine of the Harker students have qualified for the State competition scheduled for May 2019.