Math classes in Elite National math contests Contest dates Achievements

Challenges and Fun!

Develop potential and skills in math

Participate in various national math contests

- AQJM, Quarter-finals, Semi-finals, QC Finals, International Finals in Paris (free trip)
Elite College will host a Semi-final in St-Laurent Campus
- OPTI-MATH, OPTI-MATH PLUS,
- Mathematica Centrum: Thales (grade 3), Byron-Germain (grade 4),
Fibonacci (grade 5), Pythagoras (grade 6),
Euler (Sec 1), Lagrange (Sec 2), Newton (Sec 3)
- Gauss, Pascal/Fryer, Cayley/Galois, Fermat/Hypatia, Euclid, CxMC, CTMC
 
Tutoring class for math contests

For students of: Grade 3 to Secondary 5

Locations: Downtown campus, St-Laurent campus and South-shore campus

Time: Saturdays / Sundays(St-Laurent only)

Main features:
Math interest group

For students of: Grade 3 to Secondary 5

Location: Downtown campus (2565 Centre, #105, Metro Charlevoix)

Time: 6pm - 8pm, every Tuesday and Thursday

Main features:


Information on math contests

Since 2010 several national math contests have set up a test center at Elite College. Elite College will organize students to participate in the various national math competitions, such as Opti-Math, Opti-Math-Plus; Thales, Byron-Germain, Fibonacci, Pythagoras, Euler, Lagrange, Newton; Gauss, Pascal, Cayley, Fermat, Mathematica Centrum, and so on (See the table below for detailed information).
Please contact us by phone or by email if you are interested.
 



Le Championnat international des jeux mathématiques et logiques.
 

AQJM,Categories of Participants

Category Education Questions Start Time Maximum Time
P1 3rd year primary  1 to 5 10:00 1 hour
P2 4th & 5th year primary   1 to 8 10:00 1.5 hour
P3 6th year primary & 1st year secondary  1 to 11 10:00 2 hour
S1 2nd & 3rd year secondary   1 to 14 9:30 3 hour
S2 4nd & 5th year secondary, CEGEP 1   1 to 16 9:30 3 hour
PS
(Post-secondary)
Students having completed at least 1 year of CEGEP and students in the 2 first years of university in a math intensive program (administration, engineering, economy, …) 1 to 18 9:30 3 hour
HC
(High-level competition)
Anyone with training in math and all former International finalists in PS or GP. Includes : secondary math teachers, anyone with more than 2 years of university completed in a math intensive program (administration, engineering, economy, …) 1 to 18 9:30 3 hour
GP
(General Public)
General public (anyone without significant math training beyond CEGEP and who are not in CEGEP), students studying education for adults 1 to 18 9:30 3 hour



Mathematica Centrum:

Thales, Byron-Germain, Fibonacci, Pythagoras, Euler, Lagrange, Newton
 

Students of Grade 3 to Secondary 3 can participate in the Mathematica Centrum math competition.

  • Thales (grade 3): 45 minutes; 30 questions

  • Byron–Germain (grade 4): 45 minutes; 30 questions

  • Fibonacci (grade 5): 60 minutes; 40 questions

  • Pythagoras (grade 6): 75 minutes; 50 questions

  • Euler (grade 7): 75 minutes; 40 questions

  • Lagrange (grade 8): 75 minutes; 40 questions

  • Newton (grade 9): 75 minutes; 40 questions



Groupe des responsables en mathematique au secondaire
 
  • For Secondary 1, 2 & 3 students - the OPTI-MATH competition will take place in March.
     
  • For Secondary 4 & 5 students - the OPTI-MATH-PLUS competition will take place in March.

    The OPTI-MATH competition includes OPTI-MATH for Secondary 1, 2 & 3 students and OPTI-MATH-PLUS for Secondary 4 & 5 students.

    Usually, schools will pre-select the students who will participate in the provincial and national competitions. The contest is designed to encourage students to meet challenges.

    In 2008, more than 5000 students participated in OPTI-MATH competitions. Most of the students came from Quebec schools, but others came from the schools in New-Brunswick, Nova-Scotia and British Columbia.

    Many Elite College students get good results in the competition.



CEMC- The Center for Education in Mathematics and Computing- Math Contest Dates
  • For Secondary 1 students - Gauss, in May
  • For Secondary 2 students - Gauss, in May

  • For Secondary 3 students - Pascal, in February
  • For Secondary 4 students - Cayley, in February
  • For Secondary 5 students - Fermat, in February

  • For Secondary 3 students - Fryer, in April
  • For Secondary 4 students - Galois, in April
  • For Secondary 5 students - Hypatia, in April

  • For CEGEP 1 students - Euclid, in April
     

For further information concerning the math competitions, please feel free to contact us by phone at: 514-303-8237(office), 514-582-1068, 514-812-6555, 514-862-1982 
OR by email: info@elitecollege.ca


 National Mathematics Contests - Name and Dates

Lower grade students may participate in upper level contests. Students who write the exams agree to allow Elite College to publish their names when announcing contest results.

Grade Math Centrum
Wed, April 20, 2016
Opti-Math
Thu, Mar 17, 2016
Gauss, Pascal, Cayley, Fermat CIMC/CSMC
Wed, Nov 25, 2016
CTMC
Thursday,
Apr. 7, 2016
Fryer, Galois, Hypatia, Euclid
 Wed, April 13, 2016

AQJM
Dec 5/6, 2016
Mar 19, 2016
May 21, 2016
Aug 2016 Paris

Gr. 3 THALES           AQJM
Gr. 4 BYRON-GERMAIN           AQJM
Gr. 5 FIBONACCI           AQJM
Gr. 6 PYTHAGORAS           AQJM
Gr. 7 EULER OPTI-MATH GAUSS7 - Wed,
May 11, 2016
CIMC CTMC   AQJM
Gr. 8 LAGRANGE OPTI-MATH GAUSS8 - Wed,
May 11, 2016
CIMC CTMC   AQJM
Gr. 9 NEWTON OPTI-MATH PASCAL - Wed,
Feb 24, 2016
CIMC CTMC FRYER AQJM
Gr.10   OPTI-MATH PLUS CAYLEY - Wed,
Feb 24, 2016
CIMC CTMC GALOIS  AQJM
Gr.11   OPTI-MATH PLUS FERMAT - Wed,
Feb 24, 2016
CSMC CTMC HYPATIA AQJM
Gr.12/CÉGEP1       CSMC CTMC EUCLID - Wed, April 12, 2016 AQJM
CÉGEP2             AQJM
Univ 1             AQJM
Univ 2             AQJM


 

Achievements
in Math
Math contest news:  At the Quebec finals in May 2016 of the international AQJM math competition, Elite College students have achieved excellent results! 17 students are invited to the awards ceremony on June 18 at Laval University. 11 students of them are from grade 5.  Winners list

The winners, Jerry Zhu,Christopher Zhang and Xiangwen Luo are selected to participate in the FFJM international final in Paris in August 2016! (2016/06/07)

All winners of Quebec final contest are invited to the awards ceremony on June 18 at Laval University. Pictures

Xiangwen Luo won 6th place among the 44 competitors in category CM at the final contest in Paris on Aug25 and 26 august,2016. Congratulations! 

(Luoxiang Wen: the 5th from left in the photo)

Math contest news: At the 2016 Canada Mathematica Centrum Math Contest, Elite College was ranked 1st in the schools of Quebec and 6th in Canada for the contest Fibonacci of Grade 5 ! Two students of Elite College have achieved full scores and won the first prize of Canada! Many students achieved outstanding results. Totally 59 Elite College students won the certificates of Distinction.

Results (Distinction)

Math contest news: At the 2014 national math competitions from the "Centre des Concours Mathématiques" held in April, Elite College was the provincial champion in Byron-Germain (grade 4), Euler (Sec 1) and Newton (Sec 3).

HU QIAOYU (grade 4, South Shore campus), SHI LEO (grade 4, St-Laurent campus), DONG DIANDIAN (grade 5, South Shore) and WANG LINGWEN (Sec 1, St-Laurent) won first prize in Quebec.

Over 90% of Elite College's 140 participants earned a Certificate of Distinction.
Results (Distinction)   Awards/Photos

Medal awardees: Qiao Luna, Shi Leo, Hu Qiaoyu, Dong Diandian, Qi Sheng, Gao Mengyu, Wang Lingwen, Mo Changheng, Luo Yihui, Cui Qinyu, Rubayat Munshi, Chen Zhaokang, Mymanat Mohammed.









May 28, 2014. June 18 addendum


Math contest news: At the Quebec finals in May 2014 of the international AQJM math competition, Elite students have achieved excellent results! (2014/05/25, June 8 addendum)

ZHAO BOYANG (U1), ZHU JIARUI (Sec1), HUANG TENGYI (Sec1), FENG SHUZHAO (Prim6) and DAVID ZHOU (Prim4) — 5 students (over 10% of the winners in Quebec) are invited to the awards ceremony on June 7 at Laval University. Pictures

Zhao Boyang, Huang Tengyi and David Zhou won first prize in their respective categories (see below)
Winners of the provincial final may be selected to participate in the FFJM international final in Paris in August. This year, David Zhou was chosen for the final in Paris, with all travel costs covered by the organizing committee.

One other student from Elite registered individually and was invited to the awards ceremony as well:
Guo Muxue (Sec1)




Math contest news: In the 2014 Opti-Math competition organized by Laval University and held in March, participants from Elite College and Elite students participating in their secondary schools achieved outstanding results!

Huang Tengyi, Cui Yangshuo, Meng Hongyi, Mo Changheng, Chen Zhongmang, Chen Zijian, Cui Qinyu, Li Jinge, Xiang Yuhua, Li Jiming, Wang Yixuan, Wang Xinran, Xiang Quntian, and other students were among the best in the country.

Winners lists   Certificates   Huang Tengyi's plaque   Prize money

May 6, 2014. May 22 addendum


Math contest news: At the Quebec semi-finals in March 2014 of the international AQJM math competition, Elite students have achieved excellent results! (2014/04/15)

  • PS (CÉGEP2, U1, U2) - Zhao Boyang (runner-up) and Yu Xinyue have gone through to the provincial final. Xinyue had the highest score in CÉGEP2, and was invited to attend Laval University's "Camp collégial de mathématiques 2014" (paid meals and accommodations)   Invitation
  • S2 (Sec4, Sec5, CÉGEP1) - Zhao Jiamin made the Quebec finals.
  • S1 (Sec2, Sec3) - Rubayat Munshi, Chen Zhaokang made the Quebec finals.
  • S1, S2, PS certificates
  • P3 (Prim6, Sec1) - Zhu Jiarui and Wang Kaixuan (the two highest scores in P3), Huang Tengyi, Cai Chuxiang, Feng Shuzhao, Liu Zhaokun, Qi Sheng, Sun Xiaozhou, Tan Yijia made the Quebec finals.
  • P3 certificates
  • P2 (Prim4, Prim5) - Chen Luxi, Li Yancheng, Lin Yunxuan, Lui Peiting, Mei Xinyuan, Ran Jierui, Ren Weipeng, Sun Haoyuan, Teng Zixi, Wang Weili, Weng Kaihong, David Zhou, Amin Gharbi made the Quebec finals.
  • P2 certificates (prim4)     P2 certificates (prim5)
  • P1 (Prim3) - Feng Zishan, Li Haowei, Lin Xinlei, Zhang Qianyi made the Quebec finals.
  • P1 certificates
     
  • Information about the AQJM provincial semi-finals:
  • Four stages - Provincial quarter-finals, semi-finals, finals, and international FFJM finals in Paris
  • 705 provincial finalists, accounting for 25.6% of Quebec semi-finalists
  • 31 finalists from Elite, accounting for 60.78% of Elite semi-finalists
  • Elite students who are taking secondary entrance exam preparation classes or who have just recently passed the exams performed strongly
  •  

Accomplishments in math contests: in the February 2014 Pascal, Cayley and Fermat math contests organized by the University of Waterloo, Elite College students achieved excellent results. All participants won prizes. In Pascal, an Elite College student won the first prize in Canada and in Cayley, an Elite College student won first in Quebec. (2014.03.24; 2014.4.11 addendum)
  • At Pascal, Mymanat Mohammed won a distinction award - Certificate,
    and won a "2014 CANADIAN CHAMPION" plaque ( Plaque Pascal Results ) and Elite College's championship medal.
  • Yeyang Xu won a distinction award in Pascal Certificate
  • Shuaichen Liao won a distinction award in Pascal Certificate
  • Zhuochen Wang won a distinction award in Pascal Certificate
  • In Cayley, Zihang Yin won a distinction award - Certificate, and won 1st place in Quebec, and Elite College's championship medal. He is invited to the "Lloyd Auckland Invitational Mathematics Workshop" by the University of Waterloo (invitation letter), and to the "CMS Mathmatics Camp" of the University of Ottawa.
  • Tengyi Huang won a distinction award in Cayley Certificate
  • Ruimin Zuo won a distinction award in Cayley Certificate
  • Zhongyu Yang won a distinction award in Cayley Certificate
  • Jiayi Wei won a distinction award in Cayley Certificate
  • Jiamin Zhao won a distinction award in Cayley Certificate
  • Xujing Tang won a distinction award in Fermat Certificate,
    and won Elite College's championship medal



Accomplishments in math contests: in the quarterfinals in the December 2013 AQJM international math contest organized by Laval University, students of Elite College achieved excellent results. (2014.02.04)
  • Information about the quarter-finals of the AQJM international math contest:
  • The AQJM math contest is divided into four stages: quarter-finals, semi-finals, finals in Quebec, and finals in Paris;
  • Over 19,000 students participated in the quarter-finals in December 2013 in Quebec;
  • 5508 students were invited to semi-finals in Quebec, accounting for 29% of all participants;
  • In Quebec, semi-finals take place on March 22th, 2014;
  • 78 Elite College students participated in the quarter-finals;
  • 57 Elite College students were invited to the semi-finals, accounting for 73% of all participants from Elite College.

  • Having attended the classes for preparation for secondary entrance exams, and math training courses afterwards, most students of Elite College obtain excellent results in math contests.
  • Students with lower grades need to strengthen training and practice more!
  •  

  • In the 2013 CIMC (Canadian Intermediate Mathematics Contest) organized by Waterloo University:
    • Elite College won the Quebec Group Championship
    • Our student LIN Jiaxuan won an excellence award
    • XIANG Yuhua, CUI Yuchen won third place
    • WANG Yisen, ZUO Ruimin won fifth place
    • ZHAO Jiamin, Rubayat MUNSHI, CHEN Zhaokang, YIN Zihang came in eighth place
    • WANG Zhongyuan, HUANG Tengyun, SHI Tianyi, YANG haoxiang, JIANG Nanxing, WANG Zirui, XIAO Jiayi, YANG Zhongyu, HU Yuxin, YU Hanwen, CHEN Jiapeng, HAN Xurui and others won Excellence awards
    • TANG Xujing came in fifth place in Quebec in the CSMC Contest

  • In the 2013 Euler national competition:
    • Elite College wins first prize in Quebec
    • Elite student Chang Heng Mo wins first place in Canada

  • In the 2013 Lagrange math contest:
    • Elite College places first in Quebec
    • Elite student Yuhua Xiang wins first place in Quebec

  • In the 2013 Pythagoras math contest:
    • Elite student Jiarui Zhu wins first place in Quebec

  • Among the over 100 Elite participants at the 2013 contests in the same series as Euler, more than 90% received a Certificate of Distinction:
    All Medals   Grade 3   Grade 4   Grade 5   Grade 6   Grade 7   Grade 8   Grade 9
    News from June 6 2013

  • Overall success for Elite College at the 2013 Gauss national competition for secondary 1 & 2  Certificates News from June 2013
     
  • Elite students achieved excellent results at the March 2013 Opti-Math national competition: first place in secondary 1, 2 and 5;
    2013 results   2012 results   2011 results
     
  • Elite College obtained fantastic results in April 2013 at Waterloo's Fryer math competition for secondary 3!
    Grade 5 student Huang Teng Yi wins gold, while secondary 2 student Cui Qin Yu gets silver.  
    Certificates Update from May 21, 2013

     
  • Exceptional results for Elite College at the 2013 Opti-Math national contest! Congratulations to our participants!
    Secondary 1: Yang Haoxiang - 1st place; Mo Chang Heng - 6th place; Liu Yulu, Huang Tian Cheng, Marlene Liang, Huang Teng Yi, Nie Zhangyuan, Alynna Gao, ...
    Secondary 2: Sun Qimeng - 1st place; Li Jin Ge - 6th place; Yu Hanwen, Shi Donglai, Duan Wenyu, Xiang Yuhua, Jiang Nanxing, Cui Qinyu, ...
    Secondary 3: Zhao Jiamin - 6th place; Wen Yi Ceng, Song Jiadong, Yin Zihang, Kevin Yuan, Wang Haoyu, Li Jiming, Eddie Cai, Wang Yixuan, ...
    Secondary 4: Wang Xinran - 7th place; Zhang Tingwei, Tang Xujing, ...
    Secondary 5: Richard Zhang - 1st place; Fan Bo Yan - 3rd place; Wang Zitong - 6th place; Wei Hongtai, Du Zhuocheng, Liang Manqun, Chen Jingtong, ...

     
  • Elite College students do well in the 2013 Waterloo national Team Competition! Certificates  Group Photo April 2013

     
  • At the 2013 Pascal national math competition from Waterloo, Elite College placed 1st overall in Quebec!
  • Elite student Yin Zihang scored 2nd in the province at Pascal
  • Elite students Yin Zihang, Cui Qinyu, Huang Tengyi, Jiang Nanxing, Chen Jiapeng, Tang Xujing all excelled in the 2013 national math contests from Waterloo: Pascal and Cayley
    Certificates and medals   News from March 2013


  • Elite College student Boyang Zhao got the best result in Quebec at the 2012 CSMC senior math competition  Certificate     Award
    Elite College student Qinyu Cui and other students got excellent results in the 2012 CIMC intermediate math competition Certificate     Award
    News from 12/25/2012 
     
  • In 2012 Pythagoras math contest (Grade 6), Elite College won 3rd prize in Canada and the first prize in Quebec;

  • In 2012 Fibonacci math contest (Grade 5), Elite College won 11th prize in Canada, 2nd prize in Quebec and 1st place in Montreal;

  • In 2012 Byron–Germain math contest (Grade 4), Elite College placed 25th in Canada, 5th in Quebec and 2nd in Montreal;

  • Elite College student Ruijie Liu won the championship in Canada and was awarded with Fields medal; Awards
     
  • Mathematica math contest awards (Grade 6) Certificate 6
     
  • Mathematica math contest awards (Grade 5) Certificate 5
     
  • Mathematica math contest awards (Grade 4) Certificate 4
     
  • University of Waterloo CEMC math contest awards Certificate 2
     
  • GRMS-Laval University Opti-Math math contest awards Certificate 1
     
  • Elite College student Yuhua Xiang won the 3rd prize in Opti-Math (national math contest). Other Elite College students also got very good results. For details, please see: Results in 2012
     
  • Elite College students Aidi Wang, Yanlin Cao, Jie Mei, got good results in 2011 Opti-Math contest!  Certificates
    Click here for the result of 2011 Opti-Math contest  2011 Opti-Math contest results
     
  • The achievements of Elite College students in 2011 Opti-Math contest:
    Secondary 1: Haoyu Wang (2nd place), Jiadong Song, Eddie Cai, Aidi Wang, Yifan Yu, Jie Mei, etc.
    Secondary 2: Xinran Wang (3rd place), Yanlin Cao, etc.
    Secondary 3: Richard Zhang (1st place), Bo Yan Fan (2nd place), Zitong Wang (4th place), Hongtai Wei, Larry Dong, Zhuocheng Du, etc.
    Secondary 4: Zi Ye, Yuchen Xu, etc.

    Secondary 5: Kathy Liu, Lingyu Meng, Yingqi Wu, Green Lin, etc.
     
  • Elite College students Shangyu Gong, Jie Mei, Aidi Wang, Yixuan Wang, etc. won the prizes in Netmath contest.
     
  • Elite College primary students got good results in 2011 Mathematica Centrum national math contest:
    Grade 6 Pythagoras Contest: Hanwen Yu, Frank Li, Xiaojing Huang, Jinge Li, etc.
    Grade 5 Fibonacci Contest: Yixuan Li, Xinrui Hua, Yuyao Li, etc. Click here for details

  • Elite College students got remarkable results in 2010 Opti-Math & Opti-Math-Plus national math contest!
    1st place: Boyang Zhao (Sec.4);
    2nd place: Xiaoya Gao (Sec.2);
    3rd place: Eric Li Eric (Sec.5), Jiayao Fan (Sec.4), Yanyu Chen (Sec.3), Zhuocheng Du (Sec.2);
    5th place: Xiyao Liu (Sec.2);
    6th place: Kathy Liu (Sec.4);
    8th place: Jiani Liao (Sec.4);
    10th place: Richard Zhang (Sec.2);
    We cannot list all the students here who also got good results.

     
  • Elite College primary students got good results in 2010 Mathematica Centrum national math contest:
    Grade 6 Pythagoras Contest: Aidi Wang, Jiming Li, Xinyu Zhang, Yawan Xu, Tianqi Li, Tianwen Mayang, Linda Zhang and Chen Yang;
    Grade 5 Fibonacci Contest: Hanwen Yu, Xiyao Dong, Frank Li, Gen Miao, Qianyu Zhao, Ailin Liu, Hongrui Zhu
  • Elite College students got remarkable results in 2009 Opti-Math & Opti-Math-Plus national math contest! They are Wei Quan, Richard Zhang, Shida Li, Kangli Chen, Boyang Zhao, Bingyu Chen, Zhuocheng Du, Jinglun Xu, Wenyue Zhang, Chuqiao Liang, Green Lin.
     
  • Elite College students got remarkable results in 2008 Opti-Math & Opti-Math-Plus national math contest! They are Kangli Chen, Shaokun Deng, Yuchen Xu, Jiacheng Lu, Bingyu Chen, Boyang Zhao, Yinghan Wang, Yijing Wang, Xinqiang Yang, Xiao Ling, Wei Quan.
     
  • Siyuan Gen got very good result in 2008 Fibonacci math contest for primary students;
     
  • Elite College students Boyang Zhao, Yuhuan Jin, etc. got remarkable results in 2007 national math competitions;
     
  • Elite College students Boyang Zhao, Lingyu Meng, Yifan Zhou, Cheng Lou, Bingyu Chen, Xingqiang Yang, Zenan He, Jiaqi Liang, etc. got remarkable results in provincial math contest;
     
  • Elite College student Sida Li got 1st prize in Quebec in 2007 national math contest;
     
  • Elite College students Yunhan Xiao, Jiyang Chen, Huafeng Wu, Weijie Wang, Indy Ma, Yijing Wang, Zeshi Zhong, Sida Li, Kaixiang Mu, etc. got good results in 2007 Quebec Foundation for Academic Achievements math contest;
     
  • Elite College students Yue Wu, Kevin Zhang, Steven, Yanyu Chen, Han Zhang got good results in 2006 national and provincial math contests;
     
  • Elite College students Yue Wu and others got good results in 2005 national math contest (Gauss) and Quebec math contest.