To increase awareness of the math skills needed for today’s jobs.
To promote the “team” concept for solving problems.
To emphasize solving authentic workplace problems.
To recognize students who will be tomorrow’s technicians.
To grow the economy of the Pee Dee through a more math literate workforce.
COMPETITION ELIGIBILITY REQUIREMENTS
- Any public or private high school in Darlington, Florence or Marion counties may sponsor one team.
- All team members must be currently enrolled 9th - 12th graders who have not taken or who are not currently taking calculus.
- Each team must have a minimum of three or a maximum of four student members and a faculty sponsor.
- Each high school’s team must be finalized by a published date. No substitutions after this time. No alternates may be used during the competition.
Debi McCandrew, Math Department Chair