WMA Mathswell Competition, further details and past competition papers...

Mathswell 2019

Mathswell returns for 2019.  This is our yearly competition across multiple year levels to help promote the enjoyment of Mathematics and challenge some of our top students.

For 2019, we are changing back to our old format of two rounds, one being a round of 30 multiple-choice questions over 20 minutes and one being a round of 20 problem-solving questions over 20 minutes.  Schools select 6 students to compete, 3 in each round. 

Year 5 & 6

Venue 1: Wednesday 14th August - Paremata School - 6:30pm start

Venue 2: Wednesday 14th August - Karori West Normal School - 6:30pm start

Venue 3: Wednesday 14th August - Boulcott School - 6:30pm start

(Venue 3 has not had enough schools enter, so we are asking the schools that have registered to participate in the Paremata School competition)

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Year 7 & 8

Venue 1: Thursday 22nd August - Hutt International Boys School (HIBS) - 6:30pm start

Venue 2: Thursday 22nd August - Newlands Intermediate - 6:30pm start

Year 9

Thursday 8th August - Wellington College - 7pm start

Year 10

Wednesday 21st August - Aotea College - 7pm start

Year 11

Tuesday 27th August - Hutt Valley High School (HVHS) - 7pm start


Schools, please use this google form link and send through the completed invoice and payment asap.

Please contact our treasurer John Mitchell ( for a copy of the invoice or for any payment queries.

All other queries, please contact