MATHCOUNTS is a national enrichment club and competition program that promotes middle school mathematics achievement in every U.S. state. MATHCOUNTS inspires excellence, confidence and curiosity in U.S. middle school students through fun and challenging math programs. Consisting of fun and creative problems, the MATHCOUNTS competitions have written and oral rounds, as well as individual and team components. Though challenging and non-routine, the competition problems focus on the 6th through 8th grade standards of the National Council of Teachers in Mathematics.This club creates a fun environment in which the students can train and compete alongside their classmates as well as meet and compete against other youth from around the valley.
The MATHCOUNTS Competition Program provides the extra incentive and the perfect atmosphere for students to push themselves to achieve more in mathematics. MATHCOUNTS challenges students' math skills, develops their self-confidence, and rewards them fortheir achievements. The math activities and challenges also improve students’ attitudes toward math.