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Competitions are all about reading and math


Competitions are all about reading and math


Last week, it was all about reading and math as the annual Battle of the Books, Math Masters, and Math Elite competitions captured the spotlight in Gaston County Schools.

Teams from elementary schools and middle schools across the county participated in the competitions, which gave the students an opportunity to test their knowledge and prove which schools really know the most about reading and math.  

Here is a look at the winners:

MATH MASTERS (Elementary Schools - West Division)
First Place: Catawba Heights Elementary
Second Place: W.B. Beam Intermediate
Third Place: Tryon Elementary
Fourth Place: North Belmont Elementary

MATH MASTERS (Elementary Schools - East Division)
First Place: Belmont Central Elementary
Second Place: New Hope Elementary
Third Place: Pinewood Elementary
Fourth Place: Hawks Nest STEAM Academy

MATH ELITE (Middle Schools)
First Place: Cramerton Middle
Second Place: Belmont Middle
Third Place: Stanley Middle

BATTLE OF THE BOOKS (Elementary Schools - West Division)
First Place: Tryon Elementary
Second Place: W. Blaine Beam Intermediate
Third Place: Catawba Heights Elementary
Fourth Place: Lingerfeldt Elementary

BATTLE OF THE BOOKS (Elementary Schools - East Division)
First Place: Belmont Central Elementary
Second Place: Pinewood Elementary
Third Place: Carr Elementary
Fourth Place: Rankin Elementary

BATTLE OF THE BOOKS (Middle School)
First Place: Belmont Middle
Second Place: Cramerton Middle
Third Place: John Chavis Middle

Congratulations to our Battle of the Books, Math Masters, and Math Elite winners for 2019!