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Math Club

Peterson's Math Olympiad Club meets weekly Wednesday after school, 1:45pm - 2:40pm in room D-4.  The club will explore math concepts in small groups, study for and participate in math contests, including Math Olympiad, Math Counts, AMC8, and the Harker Invitational.  The Math Olympiad Club will :

  • stimulate enthusiasm and a love for Mathematics
  • introduce important Mathematical concepts
  • teach major strategies for problem solving
  • develop Mathematical flexibility in solving problems
  • strengthen Mathematical intuition
  • foster Mathematical creativity and ingenuity
  • provide for the satisfaction, joy, and thrill of meeting challenges

This very popular club and participation is limited to 35 students.  Students took a placement test Sept. 26; the first meeting for the 2018 - 2019 school year is October 3.

The following students (names listed alphabetically within grade:  first name, last initial, last digit of student ID) are invited to participate in the 2018-2019 Math Club :

6th Grade 7th Grade 8th Grade
Aivo K / 9 Aadi S / 4 Elliot K / 7
Ananth K / 2 Allison L / 9 Ethan D / 4
Anika B / 9 Amay G / 3 John C / 5
Charisma M / 6 Brian W / 0 Jonathan L / 0
Daksh P / 2 Eric M / 1 Kavan D / 0
Ellis H / 3 Keith M / 9 Lasya Y / 3
Grace M / 7 Kotaro A / 0 Nirathi C / 1
Megan B / 2 Melvin M / 0 Pranav S / 0
Nandita R / 1 Samaira P / 3 Purav S / 3
Nora L / 9 Sanjana W / 1 Ryota S / 2
Rishabh P / 0 Shreya C / 9 Seoyun K / 9
Shloka N / 6 Vidhya V / 7 Shuvam K / 9

 

NOTE:  this club is run by parent volunteers; more parent volunteers are needed in order for the kids to work in small groups.  Parent volunteers must have a completed and approved Volunteer Application, Level "D" on file with the Peterson office.

Math Club Coach

Jennifer Hoppe, parent volunteer