The Middle School MathWiz is a long term honors Algebra 1 course for the accelerated students. In this program, students will extend the topics introduced in pre-algebra. The topics include the Structure and Properties of Real-Numbers, Linear Equations and Inequalities, Polynomials, Rational Expressions, Roots and Radicals, Relations and Functions, Exponential Functions, Quadratic Equations and Inequalities, Data Analysis and Probability. The program focuses on problem solving and logic, dwells into Pre-Algebra, Beginning of Algebra, Beginning of Geometry, for a deeper understanding with an academic rigor culminating in getting into university level course including UMTYMP or testing out of high school Algebra for the Pre-Calculus admissions.Class sessions include in-class lectures, assignments, individualized webwork and web assignments, periodic quizzes, and graded assessments. In this program, students commit to work on the course material for at least half hour a day, four times a week. Each new concept is reinforced with a series of problems of added complexity. Instructors are supported by TAs who are high ability high schoolers (with AP credits) and college students for more individualization.In addition to the Tuesday classes, students will sign up in class for every-other-week 45-minute lab times for the Web Assessments with slots on a Wed (5:30-8 pm), Thur (5:30-8 pm) or Sat (11 am-1 pm) to enable mapping to the real-time progress. Tuesday classes are held in the Media Center. Web work/assessments are held in the CMS B110 Computer Lab. The full year program includes 28 class sessions, plus 12 web sessions (9 additional hours for web work).Enrollments will be accepted throughout the school year. Tuition will be adjusted accordingly. This class does not qualify for the 5% early registration discount.Payment Options:Option 1: Onetime payment of $559 for the entire school year includes the $29 registration fee plus a 15% discount.Option 2: Initial payment of $73.56 includes the $29 registration fee plus September class dates. Automatic payments of $72.41 will be charged to the credit card on file on the first day of the month October 2018 - May 2019.The $29 registration fee is not refundable.If registering after September 25, 2018, please call 763-745-5213 for a prorated initial payment. The 15% discount is only available for full-year registration.Please note, if your child needs to withdraw from the program, we must have notice by the 15th day of the current month for withdrawals effective the first of the upcoming month.