Mar 10, 2019

South Australia School Mathematics Competition

  • Crimson Education
  • SA, Australia


The aim of the competition is to encourage interested and motivated students to enjoy the challenge of non-standard problems. While some of the questions require extended knowledge and responses, the new format aims to give a wide range of students the opportunity to achieve some success.

The School Mathematics Competition is for South Australian students in Years 7 - 12. Four papers will be set as indicated below.

  • Primary of 1 hour for students in Years 7 - (16 questions)
  • Junior Paper of 1.5 hours for students in Years 7 – 8 (24 questions)
  • Intermediate Paper of 1.5 hours for students in Years 9 – 10 (24 questions)
  • Senior Paper of 1.5 hours for students in Years 11 – 12 (24 questions)

Note: Year 7's may do either paper Primary or Junior

For more information visit the official website here

Type of Opportunity

Extracurricular Activity

Age Range




Anyone can participate

Participation Cost


Competition entry fee of $3

Minimum Technical Skill Needed


To be in running for awards, participants should have high level of mathematical knowledge and skill

Time Commitment


Participants can prepare for competition with past papers and training (not compulsory)

Application Deadline

25th February, 2020. Dates for 2021 are TBA

Application Process Includes

Registration and payment