Written by by HES Math Improvements Committee Tuesday, 04 January 2000 18:00The Hillsboro Elementary School participated in a “Millennium Math Challenge” during December. The focus The Hillsboro Elementary School participated in a “Millennium Math Challenge” during December. The focus of the challenge was problem-solving skills and basic mathematical computation. The HES Math Improvement Committee would like to thank the following businesses for their contributions in making the event such a huge success: Cooperative Grain & Supply, The Lumberyard, Subway, Container Services, Inc., Sonic, Quick Flick Video, Sunflower Office Products, Dale’s Supermarket, Vogt’s IGA, Daylight Donuts, Alco and Roxbury Bank. A special “super-sized” thanks to McDonald’s for providing prizes to all of our millennium masters as well as helping with the refreshments for our millennium party. We would also like to thank the area businesses that provided calendars for this event. The students appreciated the prizes received during the math challenge. We appreciate the continued community support of our schools.