Welcome to York University's Math Kangaroo Wesbite! Since 2016, the Department of Mathematics and Statistics at York University has hosted the Math Kangaroo Contest, which is held in March of every year. This contest encourages the fun and creativity behind mathematics at an early age. York will not be hosting an in-person Kangaroo contest for 2021. Details of a potential online test is not known at this time, but updates will be made here in due time.
Complementing the Kangaroo Math contest, we will have learning sessions leading up to the date of the contest in March.* These learning sessions are an opportunity to expose and inspire young minds to the ingenuity, logic, and beauty behind mathematics in a dynamic and carefree learning environment. Anyone who plans on writing the contest in March are welcome to register for these sessions; however, there is no requirement to register for the contest in order to attend our learning sessions. Parents are not expected to attend the learning sessions with their children. There is currently NO fee associated to the learning sessions.
*The 2021 learning sessions will not be in-person and therefore registration is not required. We will be offering a series of online activities for kids beginning in January 2021. Check back here then for more details!
For directions, see York University's Campus Map. Note: the Ross Building is #28 on the campus map (Keele campus).
For parking information, see York University's Parking Services (see "Parking Rates & Permits" tab for daily/weekend rates).
Previous copies of contests, as well as many answers to your questions can be found at the Canadian Math Kangaroo Contest Website.
For further inquiries, write to email@example.com. Please anticipate about five business days for a reply.
We are looking for sponsors! If you know of a company or individuals interested in sponsoring our learning sessions, please write to us at the email address above.