Ballatan and Nakila help Ateneo de Manila win ‘Most Outstanding School’ award

January 10, 2022
By: 
UMCO

Ateneo de Manila Junior High School mathletes Nathan Ballatan (La Storta/7-Collins) and Aegean Nakila (Montserrat/7-Goto) both won the 3rd prize/bronze award in the secondary 1 division of the Guangdong-Hong Kong-Macau Greater Area Big Bay Bei (BBB) Mathematical Olympiad Philippines Heat Round, which was conducted online on December 5, 2021.

Ateneo de Manila University was also named the BBB Heat Philippine Heat Round’s “Most Outstanding School,” thanks to its award haul of seven golds and four bronzes courtesy of one mathlete from Ateneo de Manila Grade School, eight mathletes from Ateneo de Manila Senior High School, and Nathan and Aegean.
Big Bay Bei highlights the importance of mathematics education and honors the brilliance of young mathematicians from all over the world. It is an annual international Olympiad hosted and organized by Olympiad Champion Education Centre (OCEC), in partnership with Math Olympiad’s Training League, Inc. (MOTLI).