WESTFIELD, NJ:- As we moved the clock hands forward an hour on March 14, the fifth and sixth grade students of Holy Trinity School participated in the 2021 PI Day Memory Challenge sponsored by Mometrix.

Students were asked to recite as many digits of PI as they could in 30 seconds. Although our students did not win a national prize, several students had a very impressive showing:

Top Five Scores:

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  • Charlotte M.: 123 digits
  • Kate Z.: 91 digits
  • Grace P.: 84 digits
  • Aiden S.: 75 digits
  • Alex S.: 64 digits
  • Rachel J.: 64 digits

Math teacher, Mrs.Caroline Ponterio, provided a gift certificate good for one pizza pie from their favorite pizzeria to the top winners of each homeroom. Congratulations to Charlotte M., Sabrina C., Grace P., and Michael-John Z.

Since 1916, Holy Trinity School (336 1st St, Westfield) has provided a quality Catholic education to Westfield and the surrounding communities. A 2011 National Blue Ribbon and a Middle States accredited school, its mission is to educate our students to actualize their full, individual potential both spiritually and academically, while adhering to the tenets of the Roman Catholic Church. This will enable them to become responsible members of their families, high schools, churches, and communities in an ever-changing world.