PSHS, Ateneo students win International Olympiad in Informatics medals

Ateneo International Olympiad in Informatics
Team Philippines won two bronze medals and one honorable mention in the most prestigious computer science competition for secondary school and high school students around the world. Photo from NOI.PH FB.

Students from the Philippine Science High School (PSHS)-Main Campus and the Ateneo de Manila Senior High School have won three awards at the 34th International Olympiad in Informatics (IOI 2022) in Yogyakarta, Indonesia.

Members of the Philippine national delegation Raphael Dylan Dalida, Frederick Ivan Tan, and Cassidy Kyler Tan bagged two bronze medals and one honorable mention in this year’s prestigious computer science competition hosted by Indonesia from August 7 to August 15, 2022.

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Raphael Dylan Dalida and Frederick Ivan Tan of PSHS-Main Campus both won bronze medals after taking home medals at last year’s virtual IOI in Singapore.

Cassidy Kyler Tan from the Ateneo de Manila Senior High School received an Honorable Mention. Also joining this year’s team is Filbert Ephraim Wu of Victory Christian International School.

The students were accompanied by Team Leader Cisco Ortega and Deputy Leader Kevin Charles Atienza.

Team Philippines at the IOI2022.

Team Philippines competed amongst participants from over 90 countries in the computer science tilt which was held both in-person and online after being held remotely for the past two years due to the Covid-19 pandemic.

The IOI is considered the Olympics of computing for high school students and is one of five international science Olympiads held annually.

Team Philippines continues its winning streak in the International Mathematical Olympiad (IMO) in Oslo, Norway, the International Geography Olympiad (iGeo2022), and in science Olympiads such as the International Chemistry Olympiad (IChO), the International Physics Olympiad (IPhO), and the International Biology Olympiad (IBO).

SEND CONGRATULATIONS in the comments below to Team Philippines for winning three awards at the 34th International Olympiad in Informatics (IOI 2022) in Yogyakarta, Indonesia.

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