The James S. Rickards Fall Invitational is a math competition for elementary, middle, and high schools. Run entirely by the Rickards Mu Alpha Theta Team, the Invitational is one of the largest competitions in Florida, with over 800 participants from 35 schools in recent years. This year's competition will be Saturday, November 10th, 2018.
Registration is now open! If you would like to register your school for this years Invitational, visit the Registration page and fill out the form with your schools information. Registration will be available until Wednesday, October 31st, after which late registration will be available until Sunday, November 4th. Continuing with last year, we will offer a Statistics Bowl for this years competition. The bowl will take place during the Calculus Team Round (Round 1), and each school may sit at most one team. The Statistics Bowl will not count towards sweepstakes. Students competing in Statistics Bowl will not be able to take the Open test.
This year we will be hosting the competition at both James S. Rickards High School (Tallahassee, FL) and St Andrew's School (Boca Raton, FL).
Above is last year's shirt design! This year's t-shirt design will be posted soon. Shirts are $10 each and are available for pre-order. Pre-ordered t-shirts can be picked up at the registration desk on the day of the competition at your testing location. We will not be selling t-shirts during the competition. Lunches are also available for pre-order. Lunch will cost $5, and consist of two slices of cheese pizza, a bag of chips, a bag of cookies, and a soda.
More information about this year's competition will be posted soon. Please contact us at firstname.lastname@example.org if you have any questions.
Elementary School Competition Handbook: Elementary Handbook
Middle and High School Handbook: Middle and High School Handbook