The top 3 math winners in each category (Junior and Senior) will receive $10,000 for first place, $3000 for second place, and $1000 for third place.
Edison, NJ (PRWEB) November 30, 2016
Registration is now open and with two first prizes of $10,000, children enrolled in ALOHA Mind Math programs across the U.S. are gearing up to participate in their 1st National Math Challenge. This math test-based competition, designed for children in Kindergarten through 6th grade, will have three rounds, with the finals held in Edison NJ in the spring of 2017. Participants must be active, registered ALOHA students [any program] to be eligible. Click to inquire about ALOHA's National Math Challenge, click to request info. Registration will be open through January 31, 2017.
How will This National Math Challenge Work?
Children will compete in two categories – Junior: K through 2nd grade (max age 8) and Senior: 3rd through 6th grade (max age 12). There will be three rounds of competition (preliminary - March 2017, semi-finals April 2017, and finals in May 2017) with age-appropriate math problems and general analytic based questions in multiple choice, paper and pencil, format. Sample questions will be provided for those who register. Students will not be allowed to use calculators. Scratch note paper and pencils will be allowed. Registration fee for contest: $30 for the first child, $20 for each sibling.
The live finals will be held in New Jersey in the Spring of 2017 (a travel voucher & discounted hotel rates will be provided to the finalists). The top 3 winners in each category (Junior and Senior) will receive $10,000 for first place, $3000 for second place, and $1000 for third place.
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 http://www.ALOHAMindMath.com, search for a nearby center using ALOHA's online center locator, check the ALOHA Facebook page (http://www.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. For more information on the ALOHA Challenge: click here.
Founded in 1993 in the U.S., ALOHA Mind Math, a leading provider of mental arithmetic and English Reading | Writing after school programs, has been guiding children between the ages of 5 through 12 to achieve academic excellence in grades 1 through 5. ALOHA is currently training children at 121 locations in 19 states across the US. New programs this year include a STEM program for 10-14 year olds, and Tiny Thinkers pre-school program for ages 3-5. The interactive learning process 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.