Worcester Polytechnic Institute to Host the 31st Annual “WPI Invitational” Math Meet

Ninety high school teams from across New England will compete for $100,000 in scholarships to WPI.
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October 10, 2018

Since 1987, Worcester Polytechnic Institute has been putting some of the region’s top high school mathematics students to the test in its annual math meet. Now in its 31st year, the WPI Invitational, sponsored by the Mathematical Sciences Department, has grown to be one of New England’s largest math meets. This year, 90 teams representing public and private schools will compete in this prestigious event.  

Where:           Sports and Recreation Center, WPI Campus, Worcester, Mass.

When:             Tuesday, October 16, 2018, 8:30 a.m. - 2:00 p.m.

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Students and teams will compete against each other by completing a series of increasingly difficult math problems, which they must answer within a set amount of time to score points.

The winners will receive more than $100,000 in individual and team scholarships to WPI: The first-place winner of the individual student competition will receive a $3,000 scholarship and a plaque; the second- and third-place winners will receive $2,000 and $1,500 scholarships, respectively. Each of the remaining schools' top scorers will be awarded a $1,000 scholarship, while the top nine team competition winners will receive WPI scholarships of up to $1,000 per team member.

The individual student competition will take place from 8:45 to 9:30 a.m., and the team competition occurs from 9:50 to 10:35 a.m. 

Winners will be announced during an award ceremony in the Rubin Campus Center scheduled for 12:45 p.m.

The following schools are scheduled to participate in the 31st Annual Invitational Mathematics Meet:

Note: WPI cannot provide team member information. Please contact the participating school directly for that information.


Academy for Science & Design

Nashua, NH

Advanced Math and Science Academy Charter School

Marlborough, MA

Algonquin Regional High School

Northborough, MA

Auburn High School

Auburn, MA

Ayer Shirley Regional High School

Ayer, MA

Barnstable High School

Hyannis, MA

Bishop Feehan High School

Attleboro, MA

Bishop Guertin High School

Nashua, NH

Bishop Stang High School

North Dartmouth, MA

Blackstone Millville Regional High School

Blackstone, MA

Buckingham Browne & Nichols School

Cambridge, MA

Burrillville High School

Harrisville, RI

Cambridge School of Weston

Weston, MA

Canton High School

Canton, MA

Clinton High School

Clinton, MA

David Prouty High School

Spencer, MA

Dedham High School

Dedham, MA

Derryfield School

Manchester, NH

Diman Regional Voc-Tech High School

Fall River, MA

Drury High School

North Adams, MA

East Providence High School

East Providence,  RI

Foster-Glocester School District

North Scituate, RI

Framingham High School

Framingham, MA

Gardner High School

Gardner, MA

Grafton High School

Grafton, MA

Groton Dunstable Regional High School

Groton, MA

Hingham High School

Hingham, MA

Hoosac Valley High School

Cheshire, MA

Keefe Technical School

Woonsocket, RI

Kent School

Kent, CT

King Philip Regional High School

Wrentham, MA

Lenox Memorial Middle & High School

Lenox, MA

Leominster High School

Leominster, MA

Lincoln-Sudbury Regional High School

Sudbury, MA

Littleton High School

Littleton, MA

Londonderry High School

Londonderry, NH

Ludlow High School

Ludlow, MA

Lunenburg High School

Lunenburg, MA

Marianapolis Preparatory School

Thompson, CT

Mashpee High School

Mashpee, MA

Massachusetts Academy of Math & Science

Worcester, MA

Medway High School

Medway, MA

Middleboro High School

Middleboro, MA

Milford High School

Milford, MA

Millbury Jr./Sr. High School

Millbury, MA

Milton High School

Milton, MA

Minnechaug Regional High School

Wilbraham, MA

Miss Halls School

Pittsfield, MA

Mohawk Trail

Buckland, MA

Mount Anthony Union High School

Bennington, VT

Narragansett Regional High School

Baldwinville, MA

Nashoba Regional High School

Bolton, MA

Nashua High School South

Nashua, NH

Natick High School

Natick, MA

North Smithfield High School

North Smithfield, RI

Northhampton High School

Northhampton, MA

Oliver Ames High School

North Easton, MA

Palmer High School

Palmer, MA

Pathfinder Regional Vocational Technical High School

Palmer, MA

Quabbin Regional High School

Barre, MA

Sanborn Regional High School

Kingston, NH

Scituate High School

Scituate, MA

Seekonk High School

Seekonk, MA

Shepherd Hill Regional High School

Dudley, MA

Smithfield High School

Cranston, RI

St. John's High School

Shrewsbury, MA

St. Mark's School

Southborough, MA

Stafford High School

Stafford Springs, CT

Stoughton High School

Stoughton, MA

Tabor Academy

Marion, MA

Tahanto Regional High School

Boylston, MA

Tantasqua Regional High School

Fiskdale, MA

Taunton High School

Taunton, MA

The Loomis Chaffee School

Windsor, CT

The Winchendon School

Winchendon, MA

Toll Gate High School

Warwick, RI

University Park Campus School

Worcester, MA

Ursuline Academy

Dedham, MA

Uxbridge High School

Uxbridge, MA

Wachusett Regional High School

Holden, MA

Waltham High School

Waltham, MA

Ware High School

Ware, MA

West Boylston Middle-High School

West Boylston, MA

West Warwick High School

West Warwick, RI

Westport Jr./Sr. High School

Westport, MA

Whitinsville Christian School

Whitinsville, MA

Wilbraham & Monson Academy

Wilbraham, MA

Williston Northampton School

Easthampton, MA

Worcester Academy

Worcester, MA