Illinois Mathematics and Science Academy

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The Scholastic Bowl Team won their third straight State Championship on Friday, March 15th.

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By Mike Abrahamson, IMSA Marketing

IMSA Junior James Tao once again finished among the best in an international math competition, tying for 3rd place and winning a Gold Medal at the Romanian Master of Mathematics competition.

By Mike Abrahamson, IMSA Marketing

The IMSA Boys Swim Team had a stellar performance in the IHSA State Swim Finals on February 22nd and 23rd.

By Mike Abrahamson, IMSA Marketing

The National Organization for Victim Assistance (NOVA) is holding Basic Crisis Response Training (24-hour training) for those who work with victims and survivors of violent crime, trauma, and disaster.

By Mike Abrahamson, IMSA Marketing

Future Weather, the critically-acclaimed film written and directed by Jenny Deller ’94, premiered February 22nd at the Gene Siskel Film Center in Chicago.

By Mike Abrahamson, IMSA Marketing

IMSA is holding two upcoming events focusing on the importance of entrepreneurial innovation in the modern world.

IMSA Junior James Tao of Hoffman Estates took 1st place in the prestigious Harvard-MIT Mathematics Tournament held recently, competing against 1,000 of the top high school mathematics students in the nation and China.

By Mike Abrahamson, IMSA Marketing

IMSA President Dr. Glenn W. “Max” McGee was honored by the Educational Research and Development Institute (ERDI) with the Mike Kneale Educational Excellence in Leadership Award, given to distinguished leaders in education.

By Michael Abrahamson, IMSA Marketing

IMSA Class of 2011 Graduate Mahi Singh recently had her Student Inquiry and Research (SIR) work published in Blood, a publication of the American Society of Hematology.

One team from IMSA received the highest ranking possible in the 15th annual international High School Mathematical Contest in Modeling (HiMCM). Their performance placed IMSA among the top eight schools in the world in this year’s competition.