Regional Math Contest for Central Region (UCA)

The Mathematics Department at UCA will host the Central Arkansas Regional Mathematics Contest, sponsored by ACTM, on Saturday, March 3, 2018. Secondary school students enrolled in any one of the following courses are invited to participate: Algebra I, Geometry, Algebra II, Trig/Precalculus, Calculus, and Statistics. Trophies will be awarded to students placing first, second, and third in each subject. These students, along with others from a statewide pool of high scores, will be invited to participate in the State Contest on Saturday, April 28, 2018, on the UCA campus.

A sponsor, such as a teacher or parent, must accompany students participating in the contest at UCA. Tests begin at 10:00 a.m.  Students should arrive between 9:00 and 9:15 a.m. on Saturday, March 3, 2018.  Please bring a pencil and appropriate calculator.  A registration fee of $2.00 is charged to each student participating in the contest.  There is no additional fee for participation in the State Contest.  Please complete the online registration and return the photography consent and $2 registration fee to your sponsor by Tuesday, February 20, 2018.


For more information contact:

Dr. Carolyn Pinchback, regional co-director at UCA, 501-450-5656,

Mrs. Loi Booher, regional co-director at UCA, 501-450-5654,

Dr. Charles Watson, state director, 501-450-5681,

Dr. Ramesh Garimella, chair of the Mathematics Department at UCA, 501-450-3147,

Registration for UCA now open!

Click here to register  Important Note: this registration is only for the students taking the regional exam on the UCA campus. Ask your sponsor about registration at other locations.


Other files of interest:

Information Letter to Teachers

Registration Form 2018 (includes photography consent form)

ACTM Contest Rules





The 2017 top three winners in each subject area at UCA are

Statistics 1) Leah Riley, 2) Kayla Midlam, 3) Chloe Baker

Calculus 1) Tai Yin Chow, 2) Katie Lange, 3) Carson Molder

Trig/Precalculus 1) Jackson Quick, 2) Samuel Escue, 3) Braden Westby, HM) Courtney Coney

Algebra II 1) Archer Murray, 2) Sydney Bowman, 3) Kyle Bounds, HM) Kendon Moline

Geometry 1) Ethan Talley, 2) Ash Degny, 3) Emily Hauger, HM) Elliot Wiebe

Algebra I 1) Loryn Hendrix, 2) Rayan Shuja, 3) Emily Briggler