Rock Valley College
Rockford, Illinois

600 High School Students to Compete In Mathematics Contest at RVC

Posted: Wednesday, February 19, 2014

Media Contact: Dave Costello, 815-921-4516

Event Date: Saturday, February 22, 2014

Event Contact: Bob Hessel, 815-921-3515

Approximately 600 students from 27 area high schools will compete in the Illinois Council of Teachers of Mathematics High School Regional Mathematics Contest at Rock Valley College on Saturday, February 22, 2014, on the RVC main campus (3301 North Mulford Road).

The contest will feature students competing as individuals and as team members. The RVC contest is one of 21 regional sites across the state. Individuals and teams scoring well at RVC advance to the state finals held May 3, 2014, at the University of Illinois.

The contest begins at 10:00 a.m. with award presentations taking place at 2:00, 2:30, 3:15, and 3:45 p.m.

The RVC Mathematics Department has hosted the regional since 1981.

For more information please contact Bob Hessel at (815) 921-3515.