The Prep School recentlywelcomed22 local schools to participate in the DCBeagle Schools’ Maths Challenge.Each school could send one or two pairs to compete in thechallenge, intotal86 young mathematicians enjoyed competing in rounds entitled ‘Find the Values’, ‘Counting Down!’ and ‘The Big Event’.

Rounds were marked by volunteer teachers and parents from the visiting schools, ably assisted by some of our own Year 8 scholarship pupils.

This year the first pair competition was won by St Edward’s Preparatory School and the second pair competition by St Gregory the Great. Well done to all who competed and thank you to Douglas Buchanan for devising, organising and running such a fun event.