Banton News





Silak (Raymond Joseph Fadri) and Pamusiag (Joan Lyn Fadri) placed 5th and 3rd respectively in the MTAP-Metrobank Regional (National Capital Region) Individual Finals held at Stella Maris College on January 31, 2009 ( Silak maintained his ranking from the Sectoral Level (Regional - Private) while Pamusiag dropped one place from her 2nd-place ranking in the same level (


Silak is in Grade 4 while Pamusiag is in Grade II.


Silak skippered his team (San Beda - Alabang) to a first place finish in the Team Division Finals (Las Pinas, Muntinlupa and Taguig) while Pamusiag towed her team to a bronze finish. Both their teams qualified for the Sectoral and Regional contests but failed to finish in the medal standings.


The contests end at the regional level.


Meanwhile Silak was the 8th topscorer in the MTG (Mathematics Teachers" Guild) National Qualifying Training held in Ili-ilo City on April 4 - 6, 2009 given to Grades 3 and up. With the feat, Silak will be part of the team that will represent the country in international Mathematics olympiads.