Westbriar Elementary School PTA
Westbriar MathCounts (Grade 6)
MathCounts is a national math contest for students in Grades 6 - 8. There are four levels of competition: School, Chapter, State, and Nationals. Each competition may have up to 4 rounds: Sprint, Target, Team, & Countdown.
Westbriar will send a team of up to 10 students to the Fairfax Chapter Competition. Students must prepare on their own (guidance below).
For more information: www.mathcounts.org
Only 10 students may advance to the Chapter competition.
REGISTRATION DEADLINE: Tuesday, January 16.
MATHCOUNTS REGISTRATION FEE: $50
Jan19 - Westbriar School Competition (4:15-5:45pm)
Feb 3 - Fairfax Chapter Competition @ George Mason Univ. (Alternate date February 17, Lake Braddock Secondary School). Parents are responsible for transporting their child.
Mar 17 - VA State Competition, Richmond, VA
HOW TO PREPARE
Remember: Students are NOT expected to know everything. Skip the problems you have no idea how to solve and do the ones you can.
Note: An overall score of 23 out of 46 is highly commendable.