San Antonio City-Wide Math Contest for 5th Graders

School of Science and Technology is a college-prep, high performing Kindergarten-12th public charter school that focuses on math, science, and computer technologies to provide high quality educational opportunities. The School of Science and Technology (SST) cordially invites your child to the San Antonio city-wide 5th Math Contest at SST-Main (1450 NE Loop 410, San Antonio TX, 78209) on Saturday, February 3rd , 2018.

SST Math Contest provides a valuable opportunity for students to improve their math skills in a variety of math subject areas. We hope that you will take this opportunity to give your child a chance to demonstrate what they have learned throughout the year and further develop their problem-solving abilities by bringing your students or teams to our contest.

Top 5th grade students will get below awards. Students will take an individual multiple-choice test focusing on various topics including; mathematical process, numerical representations-relationships, computations, algebra, geometry, probability, data analysis, mental math, and speed math. There are 3 difficulty levels questions on the test. Though test is challenging, we hope they will be fun for everyone. We have also included several easy questions on the tests so that new competitors can develop their confidence without getting discouraged. The top 30 contestants will receive certificates commemorating their achievement in addition to the top prizes listed below.

These are the awards according to the Multiple Choice Exam results:

1st Place: Laptop

2nd Place: Sony PlayStation 4 Pro 1TB Console

3rd Place: Apple iPad 32 GB

4th Place: Apple Watch Series 1

5th Place: Kindle Fire HD 10 Tablet with Alexa 32 GB

Top 10 students will get trophies

Top 30: SST Schools Intensive Mathcounts/PSAT Preparation Course (worth of $500) and certificates

Competition Schedule: 

Sign-in: 8:00 am – 9:00 am

Multiple Choice Exam: 9:00 am – 10:30 am

2nd Round: Countdown for top 10 students: 12:00 pm – 12:30 pm 

Award Ceremony: 12:30 pm – 1:00 pm

There is no registration fee for this competition. It is open to all 5th grade students in San Antonio Metropolitan Area. Parents will be given password and usernames to see test results on our website. For planning purposes, we would appreciate a prompt response. If you have any questions or concerns, please feel free to contact us by email

To register, please go to our school website: http://www.ssttx.org/