EDISON, NJ -- Wardlaw+Hartridge Upper School students Youran Wang ’22, Silvia Xia ’20 and Leo Song ’21, pictured with Mr. Mark Donagy (Math Department Chair), posted impressive scores on the AMC 10A and AMC 12A exams and qualified to take the American Invitational Mathematics Exam (AIME) on March 11.

The cutoff scores were 87.0 for the AMC 12A and 103.5 for the AMC 10A. Leo and Silvia surpassed that mark in the AMC 12A and Youran reached the standard in the AMC 10A.

“In the nine years that I have been teaching at Wardlaw+Hartridge, we have only had one other person to qualify to take the AIME,” Mr. Donaghy said.

The Wardlaw+Hartridge School (1295 Inman Ave., N. Edison) is Central Jersey’s premier PreK-12 independent school. The campus is located near the Scotch Plains border and just five miles from downtown Westfield. It is a private, nonsectarian, coeducational day school that prepares students to lead and succeed in a world of global interconnection. Wardlaw+Hartridge provides an educational atmosphere characterized by academic challenge, support for individual excellence, diversity, and a familial sense of community.