2013 North Mississippi MATHCOUNTS Chapter Competition
Competition Date: Saturday, February 16, 2013
Registration Deadline – November 16, 2012
The MATHCOUNTS Competition Program is a nationally recognized program designed to excite and challenge middle school students (6th, 7th, and 8th graders) through fun and challenging levels of mathematics competitions. The University of Mississippi hosts the Northeast and Northwest Chapter Competitions each year in February.
The MATHCOUNTS Foundation is a non-profit organization that has been working with middle school students to promote excellence in mathematics for over a century. Each year, the MATHCOUNTS Foundation provides a School Handbook to every U.S. middle school to help middle school students at all learning levels improve their problem-solving skills.
The MATHCOUNTS School Handbook along with many other free resources located on the MATHCOUNTS website can help you (1) supplement your classroom teaching materials (2) run a MATHCOUNTS Club Program in your school and/or (3) prepare your students for the upcoming MATHCOUNTS Competition Program.
The MATHCOUNTS Club Program is a math enrichment initiative providing the structure and activities needed to encourage the formation of math clubs within schools.
The School Handbook has more detailed information about these programs and registration forms for each.
The Center for Mathematics and Science Education and the School of Engineering invite you and your students to take part in the MATHCOUNTS Competition Program and/or Club Program. For more information on how to get your school or students involved, please visit the MATHCOUNTS website or contact CMSE.