Philadelphia Classic


PClassic 2012 Summary

PClassic 2012 was the largest PClassic yet! Over 30 teams from 16 schools in Pennsylvania, New Jersey, Maryland, and New York participated. A full participating school list is at the bottom of this post.

The top 3 teams this year were:
1) Methacton High School - null: Jason Carr, Patrick Lebold, Neel Mehta, Sherry Yang
2) Sherwood High School - Warriors: Jon Egeland, Kyle McLamb, Darshan Shah, Craig Weiss
3) Conestoga High School - Mildred: Jed Thompson, Jichao Sun, Scott Shi, Allen Zhu

This year's contest had 10 problems, worth up to 10 points each. The top 3 teams all tied for 60/100 points, and the tie was broken on number of submissions.

Other teams rounding out the top of the chart were:
4) Germantown Friends - Science New 4: 57 points
5) Dalton School - strictfp: 54 points
6) Princeton Day School - JV Spelling Team: 50 points
6) Wissahickon High School - Gosu: 50 points
6) Methacton High School - Starlinear: 50 points

Full team results can be seen here

Participating schools were:
Conestoga (2)
Dalton (2)
Downington East (1)
East Brunswick (7)
Friends Select (1)
Germantown Friends (1)
Half Hollow Hills East (3)
Horace Mann (2)
Methacton (3)
Point Pleasant Computing Club (3)
Princeton Day School (3)
Sherwood (1)
Springfield Township (1)
St. Joseph's Prep (1)
Wissahickon (2)

A copy of this year's questions (with errata incorporated) is up here