The Arkansas Council of Teachers of Mathematics (ACTM) is a professional association that supports and encourages good mathematics teaching.

ACTM conducts annual regional and state mathematics contests that provide an opportunity for high school students to compete academically.

Statewide, there were 13 sites of which the University of Central Arkansas was one. Overall, over 2000 students participated in one regional contest.

The students competed in Algebra I, Geometry, Algebra II, Tri/Precalculus, Calculus and Statistics. The 2016 top three winners in each subject area at UCA are as follows:

Statistics

• First place Moline Preston, Conway High School.

• Second place Regie Noah, Atkins High School.

• Third place Christian Curtis, Greenbrier High School.

Calculus

• First place Kyle Burns, Conway High School.

• Second place Kevin Trickey, Conway High School.

• Third place Joshua Vines, Conway High School.

• Honorable Mention Jack Lester, Conway High School.

Trig/Precalculus

• First place Aaron Lombardi, Greenbrier High School.

• Second place Miles Johnson, Greenbrier High School.

• Third place William Burroughs, Greenbrier High School.

Algebra II

• First place Samuel Escue, Russellville High School.

• Second place Tanner Ruth, Conway High School.

• Third place Kensington Chenoweth, Conway High School.

• Honorable Mention Brooke Glover, Conway High School.

Geometry

• First place Archer Murray, Conway Junior High School.

• Second place Kendon Moline, Conway Junior High School.

• Third place Cade Stuart, Conway Junior High School.

Algebra I

• First place Daniel Gallegly, Conway Junior High School.

• Second place Memphis Derrick, Atkins Junior High School.

• Third place Carter Ennis, Atkins Junior High School.