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MathFest is back at the Sylvania Campus, date to be announced. 

MathFest is a free math contest held every spring for high school and middle school students in the Portland metro area. This event features a variety of math games and a one-hour skills test ranging in levels from Pre-Algebra to Some Calculus. Participants can win awards, t-shirts, and other PCC prizes. Top-performing high school students may also qualify for the Oregon Invitational Mathematics Tournament. Information for this year’s Oregon Invitational Math Tournament (OIMT) can be found at the bottom of this page.


Details to be announced.

Information for schools

Information about the event, including registration, test locations, and exam scores, is sent by email to the contacts for each school. Email communication begins during Fall term of the previous year and extends until the event itself in Spring term of the event year. School contacts are responsible for relaying information to MathFest participants and their parents.

Preregistration is vital to the success of this event. Preregistration numbers are used to coordinate event space, exams, awards, snacks, and PCC prizes. Please register your school and participants with this year’s MathFest Liaison, Jeff Lacks.

Information for parents

Parents and teachers are welcome at this event. Please contact your child’s math teacher for more detailed registration information.

Oregon Invitational Math Tournament (OIMT)

OIMT will be hosted in May 2024 at one of the Oregon universities. More information will be posted here when it’s available. Here is a list of other math contests around the state.