Grissom High hosts math contest at the U.S. Rocket Center - WAFF-TV: News, Weather and Sports for Huntsville, AL

Grissom High hosts math contest at the U.S. Rocket Center

HUNTSVILLE, AL (WAFF) -

A dueling of the minds Saturday as school kids come to Huntsville for a local high school math contest.

For the first time, the Grissom High School Math Contest was held at the Davidson Center at the U.S. Space and Rocket Center.

More than 800 students from 40 schools competed in the annual event that has spanned the last three decades.

"We try to write the tests so that not every person is going to get every question right and not every person is going to get every question wrong so you don't come out feeling really bad about how you did," said Lauren Levenhagen, Student Coordinator.

The event ended with an awards ceremony.

Copyright 2012 WAFF. All rights reserved.

  • NewsMore>>

  • TBI investigates officer-involved shooting in Tullahoma

    TBI investigates officer-involved shooting in Tullahoma

    Sunday, December 17 2017 4:54 PM EST2017-12-17 21:54:31 GMT
    Sunday, December 17 2017 11:16 PM EST2017-12-18 04:16:15 GMT
    (WSMV)(WSMV)

     TBI agents were called to the 800 block of East Moore Street on Sunday afternoon.

    More >>

     TBI agents were called to the 800 block of East Moore Street on Sunday afternoon.

    More >>
  • Crash sends mother, 4 children to the hospital

    Crash sends mother, 4 children to the hospital

    Sunday, December 17 2017 8:56 PM EST2017-12-18 01:56:15 GMT

    A crash in Huntsville this evening sent five people to the hospital. 

    More >>

    A crash in Huntsville this evening sent five people to the hospital. 

    More >>
  • Decatur man killed in Sunday morning crash

    Decatur man killed in Sunday morning crash

    Sunday, December 17 2017 7:32 PM EST2017-12-18 00:32:44 GMT

    An investigation determined Clemons was traveling south on Danville Rd. in a 2005 Honda Element when the vehicle left the roadway, struck a concrete driveway and overturned.

    More >>

    An investigation determined Clemons was traveling south on Danville Rd. in a 2005 Honda Element when the vehicle left the roadway, struck a concrete driveway and overturned.

    More >>
Powered by Frankly