ABOUT THE APSMO MATHS OLYMPIAD


  • There are 2 divisions available for the Maths Olympiad:
       -   Junior: Division J  - for students in school Years 5 and 6
       -  Senior: Division S - for students in school Years 7 and 8
  • Students in lower years may participate in either division
Main aims of the Program
  • Introduce students to important mathematical concepts
  • Teach major strategies and develop flexibility for problem solving
  • Foster creativity and ingenuity and strengthen intuition
  • Stimulate enthusiasm and enjoyment of mathematics
  • Provide for the satisfaction, joy and thrill of meeting challenges
Format of the Program
  • The annual APSMO Maths Olympiad consists of a series of 5 separate contests,
    one per month from May to September
  • Registration is open to any registered school within Australia and New Zealand
  • Registered schools can enter teams of up to 30 students
  • Students must be in a team - individual registration is not possible
  • The questions are completed individually by each member within the team. Collaboration on answers is not allowed
JUNIOR DIVISION
SENIOR DIVISION
OLYMPIAD DATES
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