Mikael Setiaputra awarded a top national Science and a top Mathematics award
The awards were:
Australian National Chemistry Quiz 2013 - Award of Excellence
From The Royal Australian Chemical Institute
When being awarded the Chemistry Prize, particular mention was made of Mikael, who only made one incorrect answer over the entire test.
Melville SHS won a record 12 High Distinctions (top 10%) and 18 Distinctions over Years 8-10.
Australian Mathematics Trust Prize
Mikael achieved a result in the top 0.3% of the State to gain the Prize. He was also awarded the Prudence Award for Melville SHS for having the longest number of consecutively correct questions - 20 (there are only 30 questions in the whole paper!).