The Mathematics Department at UCA will host the Central Arkansas Regional Mathematics Contest, sponsored by ACTM, on Saturday, March 5, 2016. 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 23, 2016, on the UCA campus.
Information and dates for 2017 have not been announced.
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 5, 2016. 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 Wednesday, February 24, 2016.
The 2015 top three winners in each subject area at UCA are
Statistics 1) Kaleb Kassaw, Russellville High School 2) Erin McShane, Conway High School 3) Christian Curtis, Greenbrier School
Calculus 1) Yuzhou Li, Episcopal Collegiate School 2) Michael Fahr, Conway High School 3) Axel Pinard, Conway High School
Trig/Precalculus 1) Ahlexea Criswell, Conway High School 2) Adrianne Owings, Episcopal Collegiate School 3) Sara Hoopchok, Greenbrier High School
Algebra II 1) Samuel Rhee, Episcopal Collegiate School 2) Zelda Engeler-Yount, Conway High School 3) Megan Hasse, Conway High School
Geometry 1) Ruth Tanner, Conway Junior High 2) Chloe Baker, Conway Junior High 3) Cailey Koch, Russellville Junior High
Algebra I 1) Sakshi Garg, from LISA Academy West 2) Archer Murray, Conway Junior High 3) Joshua Chamberlain, Vilonia Junior High
For more information, you may visit our website www.uca.edu/math or contact:
Dr. Carolyn Pinchback, regional co-director at UCA, 501-450-5656, firstname.lastname@example.org
Mrs. Loi Booher, regional co-director at UCA, 501-450-5660, email@example.com
Dr. Charles Watson, state director, 501-450-5681, firstname.lastname@example.org
Dr. Ramesh Garimella, chair of the Mathematics Department at UCA, 501-450-3147, email@example.com.
Registration closed. Thanks for participating!
Other files of interest:
Printable Registration Form 2016 (includes photography consent form)