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, November 2, in Room 126 until 3:45 p.m.
We will be meeting every other week until Christmas break then weekly through the first week in Feburary. Please see a list of 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 January, a test will be given to determine which students will represent Sikeston Junior High at the regional Mathcounts Contest, held on the second Friday in February in Cape. 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 firstname.lastname@example.org.
The dates below are tentative and subject to change.
Tenative Meeting Dates:
Thursday, November 2, 2017
Thursday, November 16, 2017
Thursday, November 30, 2017
Thursday, December 14, 2017
Thursday, January 11, 2018
Thursday, January 18, 2018
Thursday, January 25, 2018 (Test will be administered to select MATHCOUNTS contestants)
Thursday, February 1, 2018
Thursday, February 8, 2018 (Last practice before MATHCOUNTS Regional Contest in Cape)
Friday, February 9, 2018 the regional MATHCOUNTS Contest will be 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 the first Saturday in March at the Missouri University of Science & Technology in Rolla.