Events run by the WMA
The Waikato Mathematical Association runs some events on a regular basis.
This is held every year for teams of three in Years 7 to 11, during Maths Week (mid-August).
Entrance is free for all WMA member schools.
The Year 7 and 8 event will be held on Wednesday 12 August at Fairfield College.
The Year 9 to 10 event will be held on Thursday 13 August at Fairfield College. (There is no Year 11 this year.)
The conditions and rules form can be found here
. An entry form can be found here
Questions from previous years can be found here
. Note, this page is password protected, and for WMA members only.
The placings last year were:
Year 7: 1st Peachgrove Intermediate, 2nd Southwell School, 3rd Hamilton Christian School
Year 8: 1st Berkely Middle School, 2nd Peachgrove Intermediate, 3rd Fairfield Intermediate
Year 9: 1st Hamilton Boys High School, 2nd Hamilton Girls High School, 3rd Hillcrest High School
Year 10: 1st Hamilton Boys High School, 2nd Hillcrest High School, 3rd St Peter's School, Cambridge
Year 11: 1st Hillcrest High School, 2nd Rototuna Senior High School, 3rd Hamilton Boys High School
Calculus Scholarship Day
This day is specifically to prepare students for the Calculus Scholarship examination. Fees are $25 per person and teachers are welcome.
The 2020 day will be Friday 28 August at Waikato University.
for an information sheet.
Statistics Scholarship Day
This day is specifically to prepare students for the Statistics Scholarship examination. Fees are $25 per person and teachers are welcome.
Sadly we were unable to find a presenter, so there will be no Stats Day for 2020.
Professional Development for Teachers
Where we see a need we provide professional development sessions, available to any member. These are usually Thursday of Week 6 in the term, from 4:30, and run for about 90 minutes.
I you have suggestions for PD, pleased contact us.