What is Math Olympiad?
 
Math Olympiad is a math contest held once a month from Nov through March every year. It is a program that helps stimulate an enthusiasm and love for Mathematics, learn important Mathematical concepts, and major strategies for problem solving. It develops student’s Mathematical flexibility in solving problems and fosters Mathematical creativity and ingenuity. Checkout the Math Olympiad website for more information.
 
Math Olympiad teams
 
Students in grades 4 and 5 will be placed in teams of 6-8 kids and will meet 1 hour a week at a location decided by the coaches. Math Olympiad team meetings begin the first week of October (the date and time are determined by the coaches). 
 
When are the contests?
 
Teams participate in monthly contests starting in November and ending in March.
 
Nov
Dec Jan Feb Mar
15 13 17 4 7
 
The children can also choose to participate in a math league contest on April 15th. Go to www.mathleague.com for more details.
 
How do I register?
Click here to print and complete the registration form. Return the form to your child's homeroom teacher by Sep 15. The cost is $60 per child to cover team registration and materials. Please make checks payable to MSES PTO and put Math Olympiad on the memo line of the check.
 
The number of children who can participate will be determined by the number of parents who volunteer to coach. If you want to guarantee your child a spot, sign up to be a coach! Registrations will be on a first come first serve basis.
 
You must be a a PTO member to participate. Click here to join the PTO.
 

Contact the Math Olympiad Coordinator, Jiten Garg, with any questions or comments at MOmoorefieldstationpto@gmail.com