Mathletes is club for students who enjoy challenging math problems, learning about advanced math, and competing with other schools in math competitions.
Mathletes will be starting soon in October 2015 and will finish in April 2016.
Mathletes will meet on Thursday after school in room 110. Practice is 2:35 - 4:00 and transportation on the activity bus is provided.
Below is a tentative schedule of events for the Des Plaines Valley Competition on April 9th.
3:45-4:00 Arrival- Check in at the front table and proceed to cafeteria to home tables
Final Rosters due by 3:55.
4:00-4:45 Individual Competition
Room 1- 7th Hickory Creek, 7th Martino
Room 4- 7th Liberty, 7th Manhattan
Room 6- 7th Summit Hill, 7th Troy
Room 7-8th Hickory Creek, 8th Martino
Room 8- 8th Liberty, 8th Manhattan
Room 10- 8th Summit Hill, 8th Troy
4:45-5:00 Concession Break/Stretch Break
5:00-5:30 Group Competition- Please indicate Group #1- this will be the team that
represents the school’s score
Room 1- 7th Hickory Creek(1), 7th Martino(1), 7th Liberty(2)
Room 4- 7th Liberty(1), 7th Manhattan(1), 7th Summit Hill(2)
Room 6- 7th Summit Hill(1), 7th Troy(1), 7th Martino(2)
Room 7- 8th Hickory Creek(1), 8th Martino(1), 8th Liberty(2)
Room 8- 8th Liberty(1), 8th Manhattan(1), 8th Martino (2), 8th Summit Hill(2)
Room 10- 8th Summit Hill(1), 8th Troy(1), 8th Hickory Creek(2)
5:30-5:45 Puzzle Round in Cafeteria in your Homeroom Area
(Tiebreaker in 1 --- if needed)
5:45-6:00 Awards in Gym
Please remind your students of the following:
Students are allowed in the entrance hallway, cafeteria (where restrooms are located), and contest area only (and the gym for awards).
Please feel free to bring your own team snacks. Please keep all food and drinks in the cafeteria.
Students are to use common courtesies and remain respectful to all students, workers, and Martino’s building.
Calculators are only allowed for the 8th grade competition.
All answers to contest questions need to be legible and in the form requested. Students also need to remember to label all answers and use required symbols.
Feb 8 – Joliet West Mu Alpha Theta Math Competition (during school day)
- March 1 MathCON – Qualifying Exam at school during day
- Apr 9 - DPVC Martino
- Apr - MathCON (if invited) at UIC Chicago
Nov 16 & 30
Dec 7 & 14
Jan 4 & 18
Feb 1, 15, 22
March 1, 8, & 15
Sponsor: Dr. Barbara Will-Henn - firstname.lastname@example.org