Jerome Austin Te, Grade 8 from Jubilee Christian Academy answered every single question correctly in the American Mathematics Competition (AMC) 8, a rare feat very few people ever reach: a perfect score!
This is Te’s biggest achievement aside from winning gold in six other math contests held online in 2021. This time, he will be conferred with an Honor Roll of Distinction and Gold Awards.
In addition, four more mathletes have achieved a near-flawless mark and each of them will be presented with an Honor Roll of Distinction Awards. Three are all from International School Manila: June Hyung Kim, Sean Nam and Masanobu Nishimura; and Faith Caitlyn Ng from MGC New Life Christian Academy.
This year, the Philippines also garnered a total of 13 honor roll, 10 gold, 23 silver and 27 bronze awards. These are the following 2022 AMC8 winners who were willing to go longer, work harder, and give more than anyone else: