Hanoi students win four gold medals at Int’l Science Competition hinh anh 1Four students from Hanoi win gold medals at the International Science Competition 2019 (ISC 2019) in Borgo, Indonesia. (Photo: VNA)

Hanoi (VNA) – Thirty-nine secondary school students of Hanoi have been honoured at the International Science Competition 2019 (ISC 2019), which was held in Bogor, Indonesia from October 24 – 27, according to the municipal Department of Education and Training.

The students, from Trung Vuong and Ngo Si Lien Secondary Schools in Hoan Kiem district, won four gold, ten silver and 14 bronze medals, along with 11 honourable mentions at the first edition of the competition.

The four gold medals went to Kieu Hoang Yen, Nguyen Thu Nhat Anh and Ha Quoc Anh from Ngo Si Lien Secondary School and Doan Phuc Dang Nguyen from Trung Vuong Secondary School.

Notably, a team of four students from Trung Vuong School grabbed a trophy for the best robot performance in the Upper Primary category.

The competition featured individual and team events. In the individual contest, competitors had to answer 30 multiple-choice and eight essay questions in 90 minutes, while the teams were tasked with programming their robots with a mission to rescue a wounded bear./.