EDISON, N.J. (PRWEB) January 10, 2018
Parents can sign up their children (grades 1-6) to participate in 2018 ALOHA National Math Challenge with $43,000 in cash prizes. Sign up through Feb.12, 2018. This math test-based competition for kids, is open to all students in grades 1-6, not just those enrolled in an ALOHA Math or Reading | Writing program.class; click for more info.
The preliminary test round for the 2018 ALOHA National Math Challenge is on March 10, 2018. The 2018 Challenge features three separate age categories with 5 cash prizes in each. Each student will compete within their age group across three rounds of testing with the finals held in Edison NJ in the spring of 2018. Click/tap here to register*. Registration fee for contest: For active ALOHA students: $45 for the first child; sibling discounts available. For ALOHA non-members, $60; sibling discounts available. Registration is open through February 12, 2018. Beginning Feb 10th, weekly questions for each category will be posted online until preliminary test begins in March for participants to solve and to familiarize themselves with the type of questions in the challenge. Come back and visit https://alohamathchallenge.com/ on Feb 10th.
How will This National Math Challenge Work?
Students will compete in three categories: Pre-Jr: grades 1& 2; Jr: grades 3 & 4 and Sr: grades 5 & 6. This year the math challenge is open to all students, not just to those enrolled in an ALOHA program*. Children will be tested based on their grade level and will involve competitive math type questions. Students will not be allowed to use calculators or an abacus. Scratch note paper and pencils will be allowed.
ALOHA Mind Math National Challenge Prizes:
Pre-Junior Challenge (Grades 1-2, Ages 6-7)
1st Prize: $5,000; 2nd Prize: $2,000; 3rd Prize: $1,000; 4th Prize: $750; 5th Prize: $500.
Junior Challenge (Grades 3-4, Ages 8-9)
1st Prize: $7,500; 2nd Prize: $3,000; 3rd Prize: $1,500; 4th Prize: $1,000; 5th Prize: $750.
Senior Challenge (Grades 5-6, Ages 10-11)
1st Prize: $10,000; 2nd Prize: $5,000; 3rd Prize: $2,500; 4th Prize: $1,500; 5th Prize: $1,000.
Over 1,100 students participated in the 2017 ALOHA Nation math challenge which was only open to ALOHA students. This year’s competition is open to all students grades 1-6. The Preliminary Round is scheduled for March 10, 2018; the Semifinal Round, is scheduled for Saturday, April 14, 2018. The Final Round is scheduled for Saturday, May 12, 2018 in Edison, New Jersey. Final Round Entrants and their Eligible Children must travel to Edison, New Jersey to compete in the Final Round. See complete details in the Contest rules and regulations.
*Some restrictions apply, please see contest rules and regulations: https://alohamathchallenge.com/math-challenge-rules/
How Can a Child Get Involved in ALOHA Programs?
ALOHA is currently training children K through 6th grades in Math, Reading and Writing at over 120 locations in 19 states across the U.S., including: AL, AR, AZ, CA, CT, FL, GA, IL, MA, MI, MO, NC, NH, NJ, NY, OH, PA, TX, VA. For more details on these programs, go to ALOHAMindMath.com, search for a nearby center using ALOHA's online center locator, check the ALOHA Facebook page (Facebook.com/aloha.usa), or call 877-256-4203 to find a local center near you. Each ALOHA learning center is independently owned and operated.
Since 2006, ALOHA Mind Math, a leading provider of mental arithmetic and English Reading | Writing after school programs, has been guiding children in the U.S. between the ages of 3 through 12 to achieve academic excellence in these grades. ALOHA is currently training children at over 110 locations in 19 states across the U.S. Other programs also include a Tiny Thinkers pre-school program for ages 3-5. The interactive learning process ALOHA uses enhances a child’s math, reading and writing capabilities. The teachers also assist children in developing skills and abilities such as observation and listening that result in the overall growth of the child. The ALOHA program is also in use in 20 countries worldwide.