Jose Maria College (JMC) is the chosen school host of the 2017 International Teenagers Mathematics Olympiad (ITMO), an international competition organized by the Mathematics Trainers Guild- Philippines under the supervision of the International Mathematics Competition executive board.
Dr. Nelia Q. Canada, JMC School Administrator, personally welcomed school leaders from different countries who visited the school on November 10, 2017. Dr. Canada showed the classrooms and state-of-the art facilities of the school that earned appreciation from foreign visitors.
The 2017 ITMO is being participated in by more than 600 participants and delegates from Australia, Bangladesh, Bulgaria, Brunei, China, Hong Kong, India, Indonesia, Iran, Kazakhstan, Macau, Malaysia, Mongolia, Mexico, Nepal, Philippines, Romania, Singapore, South Africa, South Korea, Sri Lanka, Taiwan, Tajikistan, Thailand, Uzbekistan, Vietnam and Zimbabwe. The event runs from November 8-12, 2017 at the Grand Regal Hotel and Waterfront Insular Hotel in Davao City, Philippines.