Hyderabad, December 17, 2017...In a fiercely fought SIP All India Arithmetic Genius Inter School National Contest 2017 Finals held in city, Hyderabad’s 4th Class Student K. Vijaya Kaasyapa of Takshasila Public School, emerged First Runner Up and shared the prize along with three other contestants –Chinmay Jadhav from Pune and two Ajinkya Basaiye and Bhagyesh Jain from Aurangabad.
The National Champions in Class 2 was Shiyam Sunthar.A from Dr. GSK Memorial School Kumbakonam in Tamil Nadud; Class 3, shared by two Alisha Manjunatha from Karnataka and Aayush Vairagi from Pune and Class 4 was Ranchi student Rabiz Raza.
The first three National Level Winners each from Class 2, Class 3 and Class 4 in the SIP All India Arithmetic Genius Inter-School National Contest 2017 were given away Rs 25,000/-, 15000/- and 10,000/- cash prize respectively and will also be decorated with a Trophy and Certificate. Some students who have shown outstanding performance were given best of the best awards.
I am feeling elated said Hyderabad’s 4th Class Student K. Vijaya Kaasyapa. His father Radha Krishna and Lalitha were in cloud nine and were very happy that their kid proved his mettle in a national level competition. He reached to be one of the 150 finals competing with 2.2 lakh kids from 20 states, 476 schools in 270 towns from across India.
Nine students who are the winners of the Regional Contest held from Telangana and Andhra Pradesh state were among the 150 kids who fought for the laurels at the nationals.
These nine kids selected to participate in the nationals competed with21000 children from 46 schools from across Telangana and Andhra Pradesh. 7000 got selected in the second round from which these 550 got selected to compete in the regional round from which nine kids got picked up.
Nine kids competing in Nationals include the champions in the regional contest SaketMahapatra of Class two of DAV Safilguda; Nitish G of 3rd Standard from DAV Safilgudaand B. Arvind of Class Four DAV Safilguda emerged as Champions in their respective categories.
Mrs. Meera Ramanan, Principal of Arbor Intl School of one of the three chief guests said that she was happy to stand in between Ramanujams of Future. Mr. Naveen Reddy, Principle of Takshasila School said, it is quite common seen to see kids playing with electronic gadgets. For a change we are able to see them showing their talent today. Another Chief Guest Geeta Karan, Founder of Gitanjali Group of schools said, the kids who reached finals SIP All Inidia Artithmeica Genius Inter School Contest 2017 Finals were mathematical genius.
Arithmatical Skill is very crucial for the success of the kids future said Dinesh Victor, who has been running SIP Academy for the past 14 years and trained 4.76 kids from across India. 150 kids of class 2, 3, 4 filtered from two lakh kids competed preliminary stages from across 20 States from all over India and competed in the National where they solved 160 arithmetic sums in just ten minutes. They calculated faster than calculators said Uma Swaminathan, Regional Manager of SIP Academy Telangana, AP and Tamil Nadu.