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2021-22 Gold Membership Award

 

Outstanding Website Award - Silver

math clubGoal of Alcott's Math Club is to nurture children’s interest in math by applying creative problem solving to questions from math competitions like Math Is Cool and Math Kangaroo.  Many students in Math Club go on to participate in math competitions in our state. Students typically participate in Math is Cool, Math Kangaroo, Knights of Pi Math Tournament, and a few others.

 

Math Club is conducted by Tesla STEM high school students in collaboration with Alcott PTSA.

 

In the Math Club meetups, we will cover several concepts and strategies. Some of the major topics include Probability, Geometry, Basic Algebra, Coordinate Plane, Venn Diagram, Rate, Decimals and Fractions, LCD and GCD.

 

 

Eligibility

Math Club is open to  4th and 5th grade students.

Fee: $15 at registration*. The fee will go for expenses of running the Math Club. 

Please note: There may be additional costs associated with competitions if you child chooses to participate in a math competition.

 

*We do not want costs to prohibit students from participating in Math Club. Please reach out to Alcott counselor Ms. Jones (andrjones@lwsd.org) or president@alcottpsta.org for scholarships. 

 

Important Dates

 

Kick-Off Session: Thursday, October 6th, 6pm - 7pm via Teams  

Watch recording here

 

 

Math Club is held on alternating Thursdays from 4-5 pm. 

 

Registration is OPEN 

 

Register Here 

The signup form is only available (visible) if you have a 3rd, 4th or 5th grade student.

 

Parent Volunteers

We need a PTSA member volunteer to be present during every Teams session. Please note that only district approved parent volunteers can attend the sessions. If you are able to volunteer, please indicate so during the registration process.

 

Links to various Math CompetitionS

Questions

Please reach out to mathclub@alcottptsa.org