Cajucom and Uy are among IMWiC top finishers

June 24, 2019
By: 
Len Marallag

Two Ateneo Grade School mathletes- Sieggy Cajucom of 5-Ati and Darren Uy of 5-Ifugao- each won a medal at the International Mathematics Wizard Challenge (IMWiC) held recently in Malaysia. Sieggy won a gold medal while Darren won a silver medal and were among the few top finishers in the competition attended by hundreds of students from seven participating countries. After the awarding, the Philippine delegation paid a courtesy call on the Philippine Ambassador to Malaysia, Hon. Charles Jose, who congratulated the winners and participants for bringing honor to the country. He also encouraged the kids to further cultivate their math skills to forward the development of the Philippines. IMWic was held from June 15-19, 2019 in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia.

Sieggy Cajucom Darren Uy

(from left) Darren Uy, Hon. Charles Jose, Sieggy Cajucom