Math Clubs

Purpose of the Activity

  • The purpose of the team is to explore a variety of math problems and have an opportunity to participate in math competitions.

Tryout Procedures

  • There are no tryouts for the Math Clubs. Make sure you have a permission to participate form on file with the club sponsor or coach otherwise you will not be able to particpate. 

Number of Participants

  • Registration is limited to the first 30 students for the sixth-grade Math Team and the first 60 students for 7/8 Math Team.

Grade Level/s of Participants

  • The club is open to sixth-, seventh- and eighth-graders. 

Meeting Schedule and Location

    • Season: October through March
    • Meeting Day: Monday
    • Time: 3:45 p.m.
    • Location: To Be Determined

Competition Schedule

  • We are registered to participate in contests from the following organizations:

    • Continental Math League (monthly)
    • Math Olympiad (monthly)
    • Illinois Math League (February)
    • AMC 10 (November)
    • AMC 8 (January)
    • MATHCOUNTS (February)

Student Attendance Guidelines

  • Participation in contests will impact MATHCOUNTS selection.

Specific Rules or Guidelines

Fundraising Plan if Applicable (Board policy 7:325)

Contacts

  • Grade 6

    • Kirsten Frantom, kfrantom@d103.org
    • Christine Namkung, cnamkung@d103.org

    Grades 7/8

    • Katie Fender, kfender@d103.org
    • Joe Sarmiento, jsarmiento@d103.org

Student Fees

  • To participate in the program, families must pay a participation fee using the RevTrak Web Store.