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MATHCOUNTS

Grade levels:7-8
Purpose:
MATHCOUNTS is a national program that aims to inspire excellence, confidence and curiosity in students through fun and challenging math activities. Any student who loves math, regardless of math level, is invited to participate.


Our MATHCOUNTS club is affiliated with CHI ALPHA MU (standing for Creative Adventures in Mathematics) whose purpose is to encourage an interest in mathematics by providing stimulating mathematical activities and public recognition of superior mathematical scholarship for junior high students. The organization was incorporated in 1967 and is administered by Mu Alpha Theta, the National High School Honor Society.

Months:September - May
Practice Day(s) / Time of the Week:

Fridays during lunch for all
Practices for students participating in competition are held after school prior to competition.

Practice Location:Cafeteria
Competition/Performance Schedule:Club members may be invited to participate in math competitions including the AMC8, Math League, Rocket City Math League, UC Math Bowl, and local and regional MATHCOUNTS competitions.

Cost:There is no cost to participate in club activities. Some competitions require minimal registration costs.
Anticipated # of Students:12-20
Expected Parent Involvement:Transportation to some math competitions.
Notes:Check out www.mathcounts.org for more information.
Sponsor / Contact Info:Linda.Bollman@chca-oh.org
How Do You Register:See Mrs. Bollman in Room W229 for more information.
Register by:Although we love to have students all year, you can join as your schedule permits.