MCTM Regional Elementary Math Contest April 14 at Southeast


Southeast Missouri State University’s Department of Mathematics will host students from 27 area schools to compete in the Missouri Council of Teachers of Mathematics (MCTM) Regional Elementary Math Contest Saturday, April 14.

The event begins at 9 a.m. and concludes with an awards ceremony at 2 p.m. Events will take place in Glenn Auditorium of Robert A. Dempster Hall and Academic Hall Auditorium.

Approximately 132 fourth to sixth graders will compete in three individual tests and one team challenge.

Area schools competing in this year’s contest are Bloomsdale Elementary, Central Middle, East Elementary, Jackson Middle, Lee Hunter Elementary, Leopold Elementary, Lincoln Intermediate Center, Malden Elementary, Matthews Elementary, Meadow Heights Elementary, North County Intermediate, North Elementary, Oak Ridge Elementary, Parkside Elementary, Seckman Elementary, Sikeston 5th and 6th Grade Center, Southeast Elementary School, St. Agnes Elementary, St. Mary Cathedral School, St. Teresa Catholic School, St. Vincent de Paul Elementary, Ste. Genevieve Elementary, Steelville Elementary, Thayer Elementary, Trojan Intermediate, Valle Catholic School and West Lane Elementary.

For more information about the MCTM Regional Elementary Math Contest, visit, or contact Ann Schnurbusch, instructor of mathematics at Southeast, at (573) 651- 2767 or by email at