Can You Math 2017: Grand Prizes winners and CYM Ambassadors

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Congratulations to the winners for their commitment to the CYM Challenge 2017


The winners of the six participation grand prizes are…

The Can You Math Challenge is above all a collective and unifying experience centred around Mathematics that students can experience in their classroom. By offering six $500 Grand Prizes we wanted to reward the commitment of the classes involved and allow them to finance a school project.


The five Grand Prize winners for each province that were drawn by lot are:

QUÉBEC: Soraya Zaidi’s class, Secondary 4 SN, Académie Ibn Sina, Fédération des établissements d’enseignement privé du Québec

ONTARIO: Sanda Munteanu’s class, grade 7, Fern Avenue Junior and Senior Public School, Toronto district school board

ALBERTASara Richey’s class, grade 9, Branton School, Calgary School District No. 19

MANITOBAPaulette Alarie’s class, grade 3, École Sainte-Agathe, Division scolaire franco-manitobaine

NEW-BRUNSWICK: Annie LeBouthillier’s class, grade 6, École La Source, District scolaire francophone Nord-Est


The overall winner of the combined age group participation Grand Prize drawn by lot is:

Christophe Maze’s class, grade 5-6, Withrow Avenue Junior Public School, Toronto district school board


To find out more about the Grand Prizes, click here >>


Special Prize “CYM Challenge Passion”

Lastly, we would like to award a special prize to students in grade 10, at Académie Lafontaine, Saint-Jérôme, for their investment, enthusiasm, creativity and passion for mathematics demonstrated throughout the CYM Challenge 2017. Congratulations to CYM Challenge enthusiasts of Groups 41, 42, 43 and 441 of Mr. Francis Quintal!


The official ambassadors of 2017’s Can You Math Challenge are…

As part of the CYM contest, we challenged teachers to invite their colleagues to experience the competition. Teachers who have registered the most invitations have earned the title of Official Ambassadors of the CYM challenge 2017.

They are the following:

Suzie Fortin of the École La Source, Commission scolaire René-Lévesque
Catherine Cabasson and Abdelkarim Ouelhadj of the École catholique Pierre-Savard, Conseil scolaire de district catholique du Centre-Est de l’Ontario
Darcy Simard of the École La Source, Division scolaire franco-manitobaine
Sophie Tremblay of the École intégrée d’Yamaska, Commission scolaire de Sorel-Tracy
Monique Morel of the École secondaire de la Cité-des-Jeunes, Commission scolaire des Trois-Lacs

They will also receive the official contest t-shirt and mug. Finally, Suzie Fortin, who has beaten all the records will get her very own Netmath avatar! Congratulations to all of them for their commitment!


Have a look at the CYM complete ranking here >>