The James S. Rickards Fall Invitational

Saturday, November 12, 2022

Schedule of Events

Please note that this is a preliminary schedule of events, and is subject to small changes prior to competition day. For descriptions of the events below, please see the competition handbooks that are posted on the home page. All times are Eastern and are tentative. Thanks!

November 1st

Regular Registration Deadline

Regular Registration ($10 per student) is due by this day at 11:59 PM.

November 6th

Late Registration Deadline

Late Registration ($15 per student) is due by this day at 11:59 PM. 

November 12th 

8:00-8:45 AM

In-Person Registration

Schools should sign in at the Rickards Auditorium during this time.

November 12th

8:45-9:15 AM

Scantron Preparation

Elementary, middle, and high-school competitors should fill out their Scantrons with the proper information and prepare for the competition.

November 12th

9:30-11:00 AM

Round 1 Testing

Elementary Individual, Pre-Algebra Individual, Algebra I Individual, Geometry Individual, Algebra II Individual, Mu-Alpha Open.

Precalculus Team, Statistics Team, Calculus Team. 

November 12th

11:00-11:20 AM 

In-Person Disputes (Round 1)

Dispute Forms for individual tests will be available in the Auditorium.

November 12th

11:30 AM-1:00 PM

Round 2 Testing

Euclidean Open, Theta Open, Precalculus Individual, Statistics Individual, Calculus Individual.

Elementary Team, Pre-Algebra Team, Algebra I Team, Geometry Team, Algebra II Team. 

November 12th

1:00-1:20 PM

In-Person Disputes (Round 2)

Dispute Forms for individual tests will be available in the Auditorium.

November 12th

1:00-3:00 PM

Lunch and In-Person Mini-Events

Registered middle and high-schoolers may compete in either Speed Math or Mental Math.

November 12th

Due 11:59 PM

Mail-In Disputes

There will be a Google Form sent out to all sponsors and on the website that the students can fill in.

November 12th

1:30-5:00 PM

Guest Speaker (Prof. Po-Shen Loh!) and In-Person Awards Ceremony 

Prof. Po-Shen Loh will give a guest speech at 1:30 PM. The awards ceremony will begin at around 2:15 PM. The awards ceremony will be in the auditorium.

Tentative Date:

November 19th                   

                                   

Mail-In Awards Ceremony and Results

An awards ceremony will be livestreamed and results will be posted on the Results page of this website. There will be separate ceremonies and results for in-person and mail-in competitors. Certificates will be sent to mail-in winners.