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  • TAComa Region Charles Wright Academy will be hosting a combined grade 4 and 5 regional contest on April 7, 2017.
  • New Divisions Schools will now be divided into 4 divisions. The divisions were assigned according to how the schools have done in past competitions. New schools will be assigned to a division by the regional director. Details, along with the 2016-17 assignments can be found at 2016-17 Divisions.
  • Scoring Change for Grades 7-12 Only the top 3 Individual Multiple Choice scores will be included in the average that goes into the team score. Now, a team of 3 can participate without automatic penalty!
  • A fax line is no longer available. If you need to send paper, please scan it and email it to: registrar@academicsarecool.com
  • Have your students bring a couple of pencils. Scratch paper will be provided.
  • You may bring a maximum of two alternates per grade level the competition. They will take the individual test in a room with all the other alternates. If one of your students is sick on the day of the competition, you can replace him/her with an alternate. If we have an odd number of teams, we will make up a team of alternates to compete. These alternates will be selected on first come, first served basis.
  • Students may bring a sack dinner to munch on as time permits. Snacks will be available to purchase.
  • Parents are welcome to watch the competition after the break at the discretion of the proctor. Please no small children.
  • Notes on 7th grade and High School registrations:

    For both HS and 7/8th grades, we need each coach to submit the current (or highest) Math Class level of each student. The Individual test the student takes is based on this information. The groupings are as follows:
      HS:
    • Geometry = Integrated 2 = Core 2
    • Algebra 2 = Integrated 3 = Core 3
    • Pre-Calculus = Math Analysis
    • Calculus
      7/8th:
    • Pre-Algebra
    • Algebra I = Integrated I = Core I
    • Geometry = Integrated 2 = Core 2

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