• National Math Competitions

    In lieu of Math League, CDC's Academic Club Program will host three National Math Competitions online this school year!

    Grades: 4th-6th

    Cost: $35.00 per test


    The Continental Mathematics League (CML):

    Dates: November 5, December 3, 2020 and  January 7, February 4, and March 11, 2021

    Time: 10:00 a.m. - 11:59 p.m. on day of exam

    • The Continental Mathematics League, better known as the CML, consists of five, 30-minute competitive exams, related to Pythagorean.  We invite you to further your students’ progress in the art of problem-solving with this fun filled competition. *Please note the CML is considered one competition (not five).


    The AMC 8 (through the Mathematical Association of America):

    Dates & Time: The AMC 8 Competition must be administered between November 10 - 16, 2020 with the testing window starting 8:00 a.m. Eastern Standard time on November 10, 2020 and expiring 11:59 p.m. Eastern Standard Time on November 16, 2020.

    • The AMC 8 is a 25-question, 40-minute, multiple choice exam aimed to improve the development of problem-solving skills. The AMC 8 lends the opportunity for students to develop confident attitudes towards analytical thinking and mathematics. 

    Math Kangaroo:

    Date: March 18, 2021

    Time: TBD

    • The Math Kangaroo is an International, 75-minute, multiple choice examination.  This exam aims to promote confidence and comprehension, encourages students to understand their personal mathematical knowledge, and how math is significant in every part of the world.  Students participating in the Math Kangaroo exam will receive a t-shirt and small gift.


    Two days before each exam, a reminder email with information about the exam, such as times, and individual access codes for your student if applicable.  A reminder email will also be sent on the day of the test with the same information. 


    Register now for one or all three competitions at https://sbsd.ce.eleyo.com/

    For more information contact Tiffany Baker, Academic Club Head Teacher at (858) 794-4577 or email at tiffanybaker@sbsd.net

    For registration help, contact Tanya Luna, Enrichment Head Teacher at (858) 350-6677 or email at tanyaluna@sbsd.net


    Academic Clubs 

    Important Information:
    Due to Covid-19, our Academic Clubs are postponed until further notice.  We are looking into how we can conduct our Academic Clubs safely and responsibly.  Thank you for understanding that the safety of the children, parents, and staff are our top priority.
    Academic Clubs are open to 4th-6th graders in the Solana Beach School District.

    Site offerings may include: Math League, Robotics and Science Olympiad.
    Visit the Club Description page for details about individual clubs and to see if it is offered at your school.
    These clubs are made possible by the assistance of our parents. We welcome you to join our team of committed parent volunteers!  
    For more information on how to get involved, email: tiffanybaker@sbsd.net or call (858) 794-4577.