The 2022 National Math Challenge Tournament

This year's tournament will be held online on Saturday December 3, 2022. More details click here.

The 2022 National Math Challenge Tournament has now concluded. Thousands of students from across many states participated nationally. The top 10% scorers have been uploaded, please click here to view.

Congratulations! Great Job Bobcats!

Math Challenge 2022-23

About Math Challenge

  • Math Challenge (Math in Action) is a free Math Enrichment program offered to all Cougar Ridge Elementary students by the Ellipsis Academy throughout the year.
  • All students K to Grade 5 are invited to participate. It is free and no registration is needed.
  • Students can start anytime after the challenge starts.
  • There will be 15 challenges throughout the school year; each set is published every other week starting in late September and ending in May. 
  • Each challenge presents 10 to 18 problems ordered by level of difficulty.
  • Click here to access the Math Challenge.


Benefits of Math Challenge Program

  • The purpose of this program is to engage and challenge students to solve interesting math problems while along the way, strengthen their math fundamentals. 
  • Math Challenge Program improves the overall students' attitudes toward math. 
  • Students can also involve their families to help and engage in a fun discussion to solve math problems. 


How to submit your answers

  • Each challenge will be released on a Friday. You will have about 2 weeks to complete a challenge. 
  • Submit your answers online. It allows automated evaluation and speeds up the evaluation.  


        Students who submit 12 challenges or more will be recognized at the end of the school year.

Have a Blast Bobcats!