SLEEPY HOLLOW, N.Y. -- Fifty Sleepy Hollow High School students participated in the 66th annual American Mathematics Contest 12 or the 16th annual American Mathematics Contest 10 on Wednesday, Feb. 25.
The students competed for local, regional and national student and school awards. The contests’ purpose is to spur student interest in mathematics and develop talent through the excitement of friendly competition at problem solving in a timed format.
The contest is the only math competition series in the country leading to the United States of America Mathematical Olympiad (USAMO), the United States of America Junior Mathematical Olympiad (USAJMO) and the Mathematical Olympiad Summer Program (MOSJP).
From this group of students, the AMC sends the highly competitive USA Team to the prestigious annual International Mathematical Olympiad.
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