Math Programs

The following Math programs are offered for the 2020-2021 school year by the Ben Rush PTA:

Biweekly Math Challenge:
This is a FREE program that gives elementary students a chance to practice their mathematical problem-solving skills with fun and engaging problems every other week. The challenges include problem solving strategies such as draw a picture or model, make an organized list, look for a pattern, working backward, and guess and check.  All students (K-5) and abilities are encouraged to participate.  Prizes are awarded at the end of the school year.  See here for more information.

Math Challenge Tournament:
The Math Challenge Tournament is a National Mathematics tournament open to Grade 2 – 6 students. Students in Grade 1 can participate, however, they will be competing at a grade 2 level.

This year’s tournament will be held online on Saturday December 12, 2020.  All registered students can start the test anytime between 10am – 5pm PST.

Registration is required! Tournament Registration will close on Monday, November 30th at Noon. Click here for more information about the tournament and the registration process.

listen We love to hear from you! Share your ideas and suggestions with us at mathchallenge@benrushpta.org