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Students who maintain a high grade in their math class during first quarter at Sikeston Junior High will receive a letter of invitation to attend Math Club during Parent-Teacher Conferences in October.  All 7th and 8th grade students are welcome to attend our meetings.  The first meeting will be held after school Thursday, October 24, in Room 126 until 3:45 p.m.

We usually meet every other week until Christmas break then weekly through the last week in Feburary.  Please see a list of updated meeting dates below.  Students are not required to attend all meetings to participate in Math Club. Students must have a ride arranged to pick them up at 3:45 p.m. to be able to participate.

In mid January, a test will be given to determine which students will represent Sikeston Junior High at the regional Mathcounts Contest.  Students who do well enough at the regional contest may be eligible to go the the Missouri State Mathcounts Contest in March.

If you have any questions about Math Club, please contact Mr. Savage at msavage@spsr6.org.

The dates below are tentative and subject to change.

Tenative Meeting Dates:
Thursday, October 24, 2019

Thursday, November 7, 2019

Thursday, November 21,2019

Thursday, December 5, 2019

Thursday, December 19, 2019

Thursday, January 9, 2020

Thursday, January 16, 2020 (Test to determine MATHCOUNTS competitors)

Thursday, January 23, 2020 

Thursday, January 30 (Final meeting before regional contest)

Thursday, February 6, 2020

Thursday, February 13, 2020

Thursday, February 20, 2020

Thursday, February 27, 2020

Additional meetings may be added in February and March if needed

Contest Dates
Friday, January 31, 2020, is the date of the regional MATHCOUNTS Contest held in Cape Girardeau.  Eight students will represent Sikeston Junior High.  Four will be our team and an additional four will compete as individuals.  Contest information will be passed out at the regular meetings as the contest date approaches.  If you have questions, please contact Mr. Savage.

Students who place in the top ten at the regional contest may be eligible to compete at the Missouri State MATHCOUNTS Contest held on a Saturday in March at either Columbia or Rolla, MO. The date of the contest will be posted when it is available.