The School of Computing played host for the fourth time to the Educational Computing Organization of Ontario’s East Regional High School Programming Contest on April 29th. Nineteen teams of up to four student programmers each participated, attempting to solve four challenging programming problems in the span of three hours. The top five teams from Saturday’s contest are eligible to enter the final in the ECOO programming contest series next month in Toronto. Thanks to all the teams and their coaches for participating.
Congratulations to the winning team from Colonel By Secondary Team 1. Honorable mention to second place Nepean High School, third place St. Patrick’s Catholic High School, fourth place Canterbury High School, and fifth place Colonel By Secondary Team 2. Thanks to School of Computing organizer, Richard Linley, to ECOO’s Chris Kulenkamp who acted as principal score-keeper, to School of Computing Manager, Tom Bradshaw, and to the School’s Karen Knight and Doug Martin.
Photos by Doug Martin