Bangalore, 30th March 2018: Bengaluru resident, Vamsi Krishnan Rajagopal studying in Grade IV of CMR National Public School secured first rank in International English Olympiad conducted by the Science Olympiad Foundation (SOF). Vamsi Krishnan stood first among candidates of 45000 schools across 30 countries participated in the VI Annual Olympiads conducted by SOF.
Vamsi secured International Rank I and Zonal rank I in 2nd Level International English Olympiad. Science Olympiad Foundation rewarded him with Rs 50000/- as prize money and Certificate of Outstanding Performance. Vamsi has also secured Zonal Rank 1 and International Rank 29 in International General Knowledge Olympiad (IGKO) that was organized recently.
According to Ms. Shyla Purushotham, Vice Principal, CMR National Public School, “Vamsi’s win is a very proud moment for our entire school. We congratulate and are proud of our student’s achievement at the International English Olympiad. Vamsi’s win reiterates CMR’s vision to promote academic & professional excellence to give every student a chance at an outstanding, value-based and well-rounded education.”
SOF continues to be the biggest organizer of Olympiad exams in the world. It was established by leading academicians, scientists and media personalities with the aim of promoting science, mathematics, computer education, English, General Knowledge and professional courses. Science Olympiad Foundation has been conducting Olympiad exams for over two decades to promote scientific attitude and temperament through innovative activities and use of IT in learning process that involve school students across the world.