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The Matific Maths Olympiad

A fun-filled online mathematics competition for primary school children (4-12 year). Millions of students from over 20 countries participate in The Matific Olympiad every year.

  • Create a love of maths

  • Reduce learning loss

  • Reduce maths anxiety

  • Boost maths outcomes

  • Registration

    25 July - 4 September

    Participation is free of charge

  • Competition

    5 September - 9 September

    Children complete mathematics activities, collect stars, and win amazing trophies!

  • Winners

    18 September

    Winners will be announced on the website.

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Will your school be the Matific Olympiad Champion?

Top 3 scoring schools will get the prize and all students will receive a certificate and coins based on their achievement in the competition.

  • First place

    $1500

    Gold medal

  • Second place

    $1000

    Silver medal

  • Third place

    $500

    Bronze medal

*Prize money will be given in the form of Amazon voucher or equivalent of it.

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All students get certificates and a chance to win Apple voucher worth $500!*

All students will be rewarded a certificate and get entry into the draw based on the achievement of their target of 300 stars. Encourage your students to complete activities in the Adventure Island and earn stars. 3x Apple vouchers worth $500 are up for grabs in the draw!

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  • Stars collected
  • Entries to the draw
  • 100%
  • Ruby
  • 25 entries
  • 90 - 99.99%
  • Platinum
  • 15 entries
  • 70 - 89.99%
  • Gold
  • 5 entries
  • 50 - 69.99%
  • Silver
  • 2 entries
  • <50%
  • Bronze
  • 1 entry

* Voucher will be Apple, Google or equivalent

Get ready for the competition

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    School Poster

    Put up competition poster in your class

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    Parent letter

    Inform parents about the competition

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    Brochure

    How the competition works

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Want to know more about the competition?

  • Power Your Maths Competition with Matific

    Matific partners with governments and organisations to deliver world-class online mathematics competitions for primary school students.

  • Associate Your Brand with STEM Learning

    Millions of students from over 20 countries participate in Matific’s maths competition every year. It’s a great opportunity to make a difference.

  • Ignite a Love of Learning in Your Students

    Help unlock your students potential and insightful reports to identify learning gaps and areas of excellence for all your students and class.

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Frequently Asked Questions

About the Competition

What is Matific Maths Olympiad?

A fun-filled online mathematics competition for primary school children (4-13 years). Millions of students from over 20 countries participate in The Matific Olympiad every year.

Just another Maths Olympiad?

Matific Maths Olympiad is a 5 day-long competition that aims to encourage participation, not excellence, ignite love of learning and build long-lasting habits.
For teachers and educators - it aims to provide actionable data and insights into learning gaps, areas of excellence and boost maths outcomes.

Important Dates

Registration: 25 July - 4 September 2022
Competition: 5 September - 9 September 2022

Registration

How to register?

Visit matific.com/matific-olympiad to register your school / class / child for the competition, or write to us at australia@matific.com
How do I add my students / child?

  • Schools: After you submit the registration form, your Matific account manager will get in touch with you to help set up your students and teachers account

  • Teacher: After registering for the competition:
    Login to your teacher account
    Go to Class Management
    Select your preferred option to upload your class list


Need help?
Email us at support@matific.com and our team will be happy to help you set up your class.



Who can register?

The registration is open for Schools, Teachers, and Parents.

Is there a registration fee for the competition?

Registration to the competition is free.

Post Registration

When will we get students and teachers Matific login details?

Once school is registration is complete, your Matific account manager will email you the login details of all your students and teachers.

Can students and teachers login to Matific with their login details before the competition?

Teachers and students will have full access to Matific from the day their account is created until shortly after the competition ends.

Is there anything students need to do before they start the competition?

  • Existing Matific student who has been using Matific before: No, they are good to go. They can continue to log in and practice before the competitions starts.

  • New Matific student: The first time students log in and access Adventure Island, they will see the Placement Test. Encourage your students to complete Matific's Placement Test before the competition. It's a 20-min test to help determine your student's level and determine best set of learning path / activities for them in the Adventure Island.

All students will get a Placement Test, (also known as the Pilot Training) when they access Adventure Island for the first time.

Do you have any posters I can use in my school/class to promote the competition?

Yes. Download them here

Competition

Competition overview for students

Students can log in to their Matific account, go to the Adventure Island, Arena or Assigned Work and start completing activities. Note that training zone will be locked during the competition.
Each activity can add a maximum of 5 stars.
There’s no limit to the no. of times an activity can be attempted, but only the attempt which gets maximum star will be added to the competition total.
During the competition period, students can log in and log out as many times and anytime.
Each student has a target of 300 stars to collect till the end of the competition.
Students can continue to play even after they have collected 300 stars, but the stars will not be added to their competition total.
Training Zone will be locked during the competition

Where can I see my class / student rank and score?

Teachers can log in to their Matific dashboard and view the status and scores of their students in the competition.
During the competition, the teacher will be able to see Student and Class leaderboard
You can also visit matific.com/olympiad-leaderboard - our public leaderboard to view top 10 schools in the competition

Do iPads and Tablets work with The Matific Maths Olympiad?

Yes. There will be lots of schools competing using these devices. You just need to make sure that you have the most updated version of the app installed. Visit Google Store and App Store to download the latest version of the Matific Student App

Prizes and Certificate

Schools

Top 3 Schools
First place: Gold medal
$1500* and a whole-school online dance program for years F-6 from Footsteps

Second place: Silver medal
$1000* and a $500 Sequel gift voucher to be spent on stationery

Third place: Bronze medal
$500* and a $500 Edsco gift voucher to be spent on hands-on maths resources

*Prize money will be given in the form of Amazon voucher or equivalent of it

Students

All students get certificates and a chance to win Apple voucher worth $500!*

All students will be rewarded a certificate and get entry into the draw based on the achievement of their target of 300 stars Encourage your students to complete activities and earn stars. 3x Apple vouchers worth $500 and 3x $150 Oxford Vouchers are up for grabs in the draw!

Stars collected

100%: Ruby - 25 entries
90-99.99%: Platinum - 15 entries
70-89.99%: Gold - 5 entries
50-69.99%: Silver - 2 entries
< 50%: Bronze - 1 entry

*Voucher will be Apple, Google or equivalent

How will the students get their certificate?

When the competition ends, students are rewarded a certificate based on their achievement during the competition. They can download it from their student portal.

How many students will win the Apple voucher?

The draw will have 3 Apple vouchers which means, 3 students will win $500 worth of Apple voucher each.

Stars and Ranks

School

How is School's rank calculated? The ranking is based on the achievements of a school's students out of the target goal.
Every student has a goal of 300 stars to achieve.
We look at the stars achieved for the active students divided by the goal of those students (or 70% of students, whichever is higher).
The accuracy of participants is used in tie-breaking situations.

What is the target goal for my school?
  • If active students in your school < 70% of your TOTAL students, then Total Target Stars = 70% of TOTAL students in school * individual student target goal
  • If active students in your school >= 70% of your TOTAL students, then Total Target Stars = No. of active students * individual student target goal


Who is considered an Active Student?

Student is considered as an “Active” student when they play at least 1 activity during the competition.

Qualifying Criteria for Schools to be listed on the public leaderboard and win

School must have at least 50 number of active students* during the competition

Class and Students

National level: There’s no rank for class or students, instead we have percentile. Percentile calculation logic is the same as the one used for schools.
School level: Teachers can view their class and students rank at their own school and class level in the teacher dashboard.

Where can I see my child’s rank?

You can only see your child’s percentile and not rank
Students registered through school: Set up your free parent account here https://www.matific.com/au/en-au/parents/sign-up. Once your set-up is complete, you will be able to view your child’s percentile and stars earned in your parent dashboard
Students registered by parents: Login to your parent account and you will be able to view your child’s percentile and stars earned in your parent dashboard

How do I get my stars counted if I play offline?

If you play Matific in an offline mode, please ensure to connect your device to the internet and log in to your account before the Competition ends. This is to make sure that your scores accumulated in the offline mode will be counted towards the Competition. Any scores submitted after the competition ends will not be counted towards determining the winners.

Is the Matific Olympiad compliant with student data privacy regulations?

Yes. Matific takes seriously the safety and security of sensitive data and is amongst our highest priorities.
Please click here for further information about our privacy and data security.

What are the Matific Olympiad Terms & Conditions?

Click here to read the Terms & Conditions
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