The Mississippi Bend Area Education Agency sponsored the 36th sixth grade Math Bee March 4, 2014. 40 teams, consisting of 160 students participated at the local level with the top four teams as well as the top 3 individuals advancing to the State Math Bee in Fort Dodge, IA on May 2, 2014.

The top four teams of the 2014 Local 6th Grade Math Bee:

1st Place Team: Riverdale Heights Elementary, Pleasant Valley School District

Students: Nihar Behere, Sanjiv Iyer, Aabha Joshi, Cienna Pangin

Coach: David Barber

2nd Place Team: Pleasant View Elementary, Pleasant Valley School District

Students: Taylor English, Christin Hartman, Jacob Holland, Max Murphy

Coach: Zach Day

 

3rd Place Team: Cody Elementary, Pleasant Valley School District

Students: Aadil Manazir, Anna Myatt, William Sharis, Mitchell Strobbe

Coach: Cathi Betts

 

4th Place Team: Hopewell Elementary, Pleasant Valley School District

Students: Darsh Balani, Grace Halupnik, Brenna Morley, Amulya Pillutla

Coach: Marlise Bowsman

 

The top three individuals of the 2014 Local 6th Grade Math Bee:

1st Place Individual: Max Murphy, Pleasant View Elementary, Pleasant Valley School District

2nd Place Individual: Aadil Manazir, Cody Elementary, Pleasant Valley School District

3rd Place Individual: Cienna Pangin, Riverdale Heights Elementary, Pleasant Valley School District