ETHS Academic Challenge team wins regional competition
Feb 14, 2020 10:26am CT
The ETHS Academic Challenge team won their regional competition on February 7. ETHS will advance to one of the toughest sectional competitions in the state in March.
The Academic Challenge is a state-wide competition run by Eastern Illinois University. Teams of 14 students compete in biology, chemistry, computer science, English, mathematics, and physics. Each student takes challenging exams in two of the subjects. The top two individual scores in a subject area are used to compute the team score.
ETHS students taking individual honors by subject area include:
Ezra Steinberg, 3rd place
Ally Hurd and Saige Severin, tied for 2nd place
Mathematics Ezra Steinberg and Ronan Soni, tied for 2nd place
Physics Jonah Doppelt, 3rd place Brendan Long, 2nd place Ronan Soni, 1st place
The ETHS team also included the following students: Joshua Ahn, Gillian Brown, Ana Glassman, Liz Krema, Oliver Leopold, Jacob Platnick, Ananya Visweswaran, and Alan Wang.
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Embracing its diversity, ETHS dedicates itself to educating all students to their fullest potential.