Holston Students Excel at Mathematics Competition

Four high school students standing outdoors.On Tuesday, November 1, Holston High School sent a team of students to UVA-Wise to participate in the Sigma Zeta Math and Science Contest.  Team members Morgan K., Dianna S., Jacob J., and Sean L., led by Coach Shirley Snead, competed in the math contest against several other teams from high schools in our region.

The team was awarded first place in the small school division.  Sigma Zeta is a national honor society founded in 1925 to recognize undergraduate excellence in the natural sciences, computer science, and mathematics. The society's purpose is to encourage and foster the attainment of knowledge in the natural and computer sciences and mathematics.  The University of Virginia at Wise was the 27th chapter to form, joining the ranks in 1971.

Contact Person: 
Missy Morrison