Deanne Algenio wins gold for math in SIMSO nat’l round

January 18, 2022

Ateneo de Manila Senior High School’s Deanne Algenio (12-Beyzym), Jimbo Bernardo (12-Pro), Yanni Co (11-San Vitores) and John Paul Tee (11-Wright) won medal awards for Math in the Siam International Math & Science Olympics (SIMSO) Philippines National Round, which was held online on November 7, 2021. Deanne and Jimbo earned gold and silver awards, respectively, in the senior secondary division, while Yanni and John Paul both earned bronze in secondary 4 division.  

Deanne Algenio (left), Jimbo Bernardo
Yanni Co (left), John Paul Tee

Based in the Kingdom of Thailand, SIMSO aims to discover champions from all over the globe who are passionate about numbers, logic, and science.

As national round medalists, Deanne, Jimbo, Yanni and John Paul will advance to the SIMSO Final Round, which is tentatively scheduled to be held next month. Participating countries in the SIMSO Final Round will include Afghanistan, Algeria, Australia, Brazil, Bosnia, Bulgaria, Cambodia, China, France, Georgia, Ghana, Holland, Hong Kong, India, Indonesia, Italy, Japan, Kazakhstan, Korea, Kyrgyzstan, Laos, Latvia, Macau, Malaysia, Mongolia, Myanmar, Nigeria, Pakistan, Philippines, Poland, Qatar, Russia, Singapore, Sri Lanka, Taiwan, Tajikistan, Tanzania, Turkey, Ukraine, USA, Uzbekistan, Vietnam, and Thailand.