General Information

The NCCTM Western Region is sponsoring a Mathematics Fair for student projects in the Plemmons Student Union at Appalachian State University in Boone, NC.



Directions and address to the student union can be found at the following site: Campus map and parking map files can be found at the bottom of the Parent/Guardian and the Day of the Fair pages.

Only students attending school in North Carolina are eligible to enter. Projects may be entered in the following categories :

  • Grades K-2 (Individual or Class Projects)
  • Grades 3-4 (Individual or Class Projects)
  • Grades 5-6 (Individual or Class Projects)
  • Grades 7-8 (Individual Projects)
  • Grades 9-12 (Individual Projects)

Key things to remember:

  • Class projects must involve a majority of the students in that class.
  • During the judging, each project must be represented by 1 or 2 students whose names appear on the project.
  • Individual projects involve one or two students only.
  • Projects must be pre-registered (online) to be accepted for competition, and an e-mail confirmation will be sent for each registration received once payment is received.
  • There is a limit of 6 projects per category per school.
  • Each school may only register in one region.  **New Rule**
  • Price per student: Registration fees are $10 per student.