ACTIVITIES DETAILED LIST
Maths Quiz Night / Wednesday 7th August, 2019
A fun night for teams of 4 students in Years 8-12, with quiz questions in both Mathematical and General Knowledge sections. The event is held in numerous locations, at both metropolitan and country venues. This is a very popular and enjoyable evening. Quiz Entry Form (click here)
The Hamann School Mathematics Competition for Society of Petroleum Engineers (SPE) Prizes
The aim of the competition held is to encourage interested and motivated students to enjoy the challenge of non-standard problems. There are four divisions: Primary up to Yr7) Junior (Yr 7/8), Intermediate(Yr 9/10) and Senior (Yr11/12). Full Details
National Mathematics Summer School
NMSS is a two week residential school held each January at the Australian National University for mathematically gifted and talented senior high school students. Full Details
Dates for next year: 6 - 19 January, 2019
Project Based Competitions (JSMEP and SAMTQ)
MASA offers a number of competitions based on student projects:
South Australian Mathematics Talent Quest (SAMTQ) Primary Division Years R-7 More Details
Junior Secondary Mathematics Enrichment Project (JSMEP) Years 8-10 (supported by DECD) More Details
South Australian Mathematics Talent Quest (SAMTQ) Senior Division Years 11-12 More Details
The best of these entries will then be entered into the (NMTQ) National Maths Talent Quest organised by the Australian Association of Mathematics Teachers.
Saturday Morning Mathematics Sessions for 2019 held at the University of Adelaide
Students in years 7 to 11 who are interested in developing their problem-solving skills in mathematics beyond the school curriculum are encouraged to attend.
NOTE - Session Dates to be advised at the start of Term 2, 2019 More details
This program is for students who enjoy mathematics. It gives them the opportunity to participate in an extracurricular activity that extends them mathematically, allows them to make contact with other like-minded students and provides the opportunity to explore real-life applications of mathematics. The sessions are run by fully qualified teachers.
This year the program will be run at the Australian Science and Mathematics School in the grounds of Flinders University. (Details will be provided nearer the time.) Each day will run from 9:00 am until 2:30 pm.
Mega Maths is a joint venture between the University of Adelaide and MASA. Engaging and stimulating sessions for students Year 8 to 12, are held at the University twice a term on Friday 4.30pm to 6.30pm. Session topics have included Mindstorm Robots, Bridge Building, 3D Printers, Logarithms and Seashells, Bell Ringing etc.