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Perse Coding

The Perse coding competition is a national coding challenge that required entrants to solve problems by writing algorithms in Python and other programming languages.

Pupils are given a set of inputs and a set of outputs and challenged to write a piece of code that will carry out a set of operations on the inputs to get the desired outputs. Our Upper Thirds took part in the competition just before remedy and after a short wait, the results are in! 

Congratulations to all who took part, but special congratulations to the following teams who achieved a distinction award and will be invited to take part in the next round for the top prize: 

  • Chongyang & Mirko
  • Thomas & Alexander
  • Louis & Victor 
  • Haolin  & Warren 

10 boys also achieved a merit award for high scores in the competition. 

Congratulations to all of these boys!

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