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 2, 2019. 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 27, 2019, 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 9:15 and 9:30 a.m. on Saturday, March 2, 2019.  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 $2 registration fee to your sponsor.


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,


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.


Shared Files:

Information Letter to Teachers

Flyer for students

Traditional registration form (Use the link above to register electronically)

ACTM Contest Rules



First through third place and honorable mention winners from central region. (Only those present at awards ceremony are pictured.)

The 2018 top three winners in each subject area at UCA are listed below:

Statistics 1) Kendon Moline, 2) Braden Westby, 3) Madelyn Jameson, HM) Lane McSpadden

Calculus 1) Archer Murray, 2) Jackson Quick, 3) Grady Barnett, HM) Tanner Ruth

Trig/Precalculus 1) Kaidan Zheng, 2) Kyle Bounds, 3) John Baglio, HM) Morgan Hailey

Algebra II 1) Ethan Talley, 2) Sam Griffin, 3) Marry Barre

Geometry 1) Elizabeth Acree, 2) Gunter Campbell, 3) Deondrick Cunningham

Algebra I 1) Cady Gray Murray, 2) Rufus Degny, 3) Alan Sun