Newton Foundation for Advancement of Math and Science Education

A 501(c)(3) non-profit, our main activity is holding annual mathematics competitions for high school students in the mid-atlantic region around March.

Newton Math Competition - Mid Atlantic 2018 (Washington DC - Pennsylvania Chapter)

We are pleased to announce The Newton Mathematics Competition Mid-Atlantic-2018 to be held in the Washington DC Metro Area and Pennsylvania.
This year's program is sponsored by the Newton Foundation and local institutions.
Competition covers pre-calculus mathematics and is open to all students from grades 9 through 12 in the Mid-Atlantic region.
There will be prizes and awards for top scoring students, teams, coaches and schools.
This program is free, and participating schools or individuals are to provide their own transportation.

Place: George Washington University - Funger Hall
Date: March 9 and 10, 2018
       - and -
Place: Kings College (133 N River St, Wilkes-Barre, PA 18711)
Date: Already held in 2018

Registration deadline for both competitions: February 28th, 2018
Timing for both competitions: 8-9am reception, 9-11am individual, 1-3pm team

Newton Math Competition Registration

A high school may enter a maximum of 20 students who will all participate in Individual Competition in the morning.
Each high school may also form teams of 3 or 4 students, from among the registered students, for the Team Competition in the afternoon.

All students and accompanying coaches must be registered in advance by the registration deadline.

Please download the registration form and complete information for all students and the team(s), then email it to us.
The students information is kept confidential and will only be used for the awarding of prizes.


Sample Questions

Individual Competition             Team Competition

2017 Mid-Atlantic


Individual Entry

  1. Connor McGowan (Wyoming Seminary)
  2. Tianwei Li (Wyoming Seminary)
  3. Ryan Bird (Wyoming Valley West)
  4. Andrew Faul (Wyoming Valley West)
  5. Yunru Zheng (Wyoming Seminary)
  6. Dario D'Amato (Hazleton Area)
  7. Braden Kronheim (Carlisle Area)
  8. Yuxi Zhou (Wyoming Seminary)

Team Entry

  1. Connor McGowan, Yunru Zheng, Matthew Bolan, Roy Phillips (Wyoming Seminary)
  2. Yuxi Zhou, Nikolai Stefanov, Tianwei Li (Wyoming Seminary)
  3. Braden Kronheim, Lillian Sweeney, Sarah Ebert (Carlisle Area)

Washington Metro

Individual Entry

  1. Justin Yoo (Langley High School)
  2. Chetan Nama (Walter Johnson High School)
  3. Yiting Wang (George Marshall High School)
  4. Samuel Bock (George Marshall High School)
  5. Patrick Brinza (George Marshall High School)
  6. Josh Kim (Walter Johnson High School) &
    Ellison Kang (Langley High School)
  7. Nicholas Farrington (James Madison High School)
  8. Jonathan Griggs (George Marshall High School) &
    Dan Ni (Langley High School)

Team Entry

  1. Daniel Cho, Inga Schlier, Jacob Wacht, Yiting Wang (George Marshall High School)
  2. Justin Yoo, Ellison Kang, Chenming Wang (Langley High Schol)
  3. Dan Ni, Brandon On, Jayeesh Chennupati (Langley High School)
  4. Owen Haines, Ashu Ukey, Austin Cheng, Patrick Donnelly (James Madison High School) &
    Nicholas FarringtoChrisNguyen, Hey Sung Jung, Kiran James (James Madison High School)
  5. Josh Kim, Imran Khawaja, Chetan Nama, Ian Shonat (Walter Johnson High School) &
    Nirasha Abeysekera, Sieun Lee, Rachel Piche, Thea Prevalsky (George Marshall High School)

Committee Members

  • Dr. Mohamad Nouri, Chair, The Newton Foundation
  • Dr. Ali Eskandarian, The George Washington University
  • Dr. Janine Janoski, King's College
  • Corinne Drost, Head, Math Dept, Wilkes-Barre Area School District
  • Samuel Elias, Math Dept, Wilkes-Barre Area School District
  • Pamela Douglas, Head, Math Dept, Langley High School
  • Todd Gunther, Berwick High School
  • Ed Groth, Wyoming Valley West High School
  • Mark Mariello, Acadia Systems
  • Alan Altschuler, George C. Marshall High School

Contact Us

Dr. M. Nouri, Chair

  • Address

    6211 Stoneham Ln
    McLean, VA 22101-2344
  • Email

    info (at) newton (dot) foundation
  • Phone

    +1 (703) 790-1273
  • Fax

    +1 (703) 821-1020