What is MATHCOUNTS?
MATHCOUNTS is the Premier Math Competition conducted with regional, State and National Competitions for sixth, seventh and eight grade students. MATHCOUNTS influences the way math is taught in schools while promoting interest in math by making math excellence as challenging, exciting and prestigious as achievements in sports.
MATHCOUNTS LOCAL COMPETITION
MATHCOUNTS is a national math enrichment, coaching and competition program open to all 6th, 7th and 8th grade students. MATHCOUNTS brings together educators, youth, industry sponsors and volunteers. More than 17,000 volunteers from the business and education communities annually organize and conduct the program in communities nationwide. Local and state competitions are coordinated through the leadership of state and local chapters of the National Society of Professional Engineers.
For additional information on MATHCOUNTS, please visit www.mathcounts.org.
MATHCOUNTS Mission Statement
The MATHCOUNTS mission is to increase junior high school student participation and interest in mathematics and motivate these students toward technology careers.