Dear Parents, I am excited to open up the registration for the new academic year classes starting from August.

Register at: https://goo.gl/forms/yDLyZzJlyeCkjitn1

We will have classes at three centers (Alpharetta, Marietta and Augusta, all in Georgia) and online (available across US, Canada and India) this year. Most classes at Alpharetta center and online have started from August 5th and will run through entire academic year until end May 2018. We have a few seats left in the classes. If you would like to register your child, please do so ASAP. ScienceCore  (online only), MathCore Georgia Milestones Math (onsite at Alpharetta only), and some LanguageGenius Public Speaking classes will start in early September, right after the Labor Day. Classes at the new Augusta will also start in early September, right after the Labor Day. Classes at the new Marietta will also start in early October. If you have specific schedule related or other questions, please mention it in the ‘comments’ field in the registration form. For feedback from the parents of current and past students, please visit the tab titled ‘Testimonials‘ at the top of this page. Classes offered this year (please see the short blurbs at the end of the post for brief descriptions):

  • MathGenius Critical Thinking Math: Levels 1 to 7 and suitable for grades 2 – 9 (Onsite and Online – some centers may offer only certain levels)
  • MathCore Georgia Milestones Math: grades 3 – 10 (Onsite in Atlanta centers only)
  • LanguageGenius Writing/ELA: Levels 1 to 4 and suitable for grades 3 – 9 (Onsite and Online – some centers may offer only certain levels)
  • LanguageGenius Public Speaking/Debate: Levels 1 to 4 and suitable for grades 3 – 9 (Onsite – some centers may offer only certain levels; one small online batch for aspiring middle school students)
  • PerfectScore SAT (High school & gifted students in grades 7/8)
  • PerfectScore PSAT 8/9 (for Duke TIP/Johns Hopkins CTY: gifted students in grades 4 – 6)
  • ScienceGenius Strong foundation in science (advanced science) for students in grades 4 – 8 (online only – small online batch of aspiring Science students)
  • NeuroscienceGenius for aspiring middle schoolers (online only – one small online batch for aspiring students – will help with Brain Bee at NSF and Society for Neuroscience and build a strong a foundation for future neuroscientists)
  • SpellGenius class for students aspiring to participate and win Spelling bees at school, county, state, National level and competitions such as NSF Spelling Bee. It is designed by the 2017 Scripps National Spelling Bee champion Ananya Vinay and is taught by winners of major Spelling Bees.

You will also find further updates on the tab titled ’2017-18 Academic Year Classes’ at the top of this page. If you are new to Mathus Academy classes, you will also find the testimonials of some of the parents whose children attended our classes/other programs at the tab ‘Testimonials’. We have also published the MathGenius National Contest booklets now and are available at the tab ‘MathGenius 2017 Contest Booklets’. If you have any questions, you may email us at [email protected] or call us at 2098-MATHUS (209.862.8487).

Register at: https://goo.gl/forms/yDLyZzJlyeCkjitn1

 

Open House

Open Houses were completed, but the recording of the open house is available. If you missed the open house, please watch the recording at the below link. Please email us at [email protected] for any questions. You may also enter your questions in the registration form under ‘comments’ field.

Link for Online Open house recording: http://mathusacademy.wiziq.com/online-class/4803987-mathus-academy-online-open-house_2

The open houses is conducted on ‘WizIQ’, the same platform we use for the online classes (except the Public Speaking which uses a different online platform). If this is your first time with WizIQ, you will be prompted for a free signup when you click on ‘view recording’. If the system prompts you to download components such as ‘flash player’ or ‘WizIQ desktop’, please do download and install them to see the recording.

Class Schedules

Legend: MG – MathGeniusMC – MathCore; LG – LanguageGeniusSC – ScienceCorePS – PerfectScore SAT, ACT & PSAT 8/9; HS – HeadStart Advanced Placement; SpG: SpellGenius
(MG1 means MathGenius Level 1, LG W2 means LanguageGenius Writing Level 2, MC9 means MathCore Grade 9 and so on)

Onsite schedule for Alpharetta center All times are in EST 

Sat

09.00 AM – 10.30 AM

10.30 AM – 12.00 PM

12.00 PM – 01.30 PM

  MG1, MG3 & MG4
MC5
MG2 
MC3
AP Physics
MC2 & MC7

 

Sun

8.30 – 10 AM

10 – 11.30 AM

11.30 AM – 1 PM

9 – 10.30 AM

10.30 AM – 12 PM

12 – 1.30 PM

  MG3 & MG5 MG4 
SAT
 MG2 MC8 MC6 MC4

 

Mon

06.00 PM – 07.00 PM

07.00 PM – 08.00 PM

  LG W1 
LG PS2
LG PS1 
LG W2

 

 Tue

06.00 PM – 07.15 PM

  PSAT 8/9 (Duke TIP/Johns Hopkins CTY)

 

 Thu

05.30 PM – 06.30 PM

06.30 PM – 07.30 PM

07.30 PM – 08.30 PM

  LG PS3 LG W3 LG W4 (9th Lit Hon)

 

Online schedule All times are in EST 

Sat

11.30 AM – 1 PM

1.30 – 3 PM

3.30 – 5 PM

5.30 – 7.00 PM

08.30 – 10.00 PM

  MG3 & MG4 
AP Calc
 AP Stats Science1  Science2 SAT 

 

Sun

09.30 AM – 11.00 AM

11.30 AM – 01.00 PM

11.00 AM – 12.15 PM

5.15 AM – 6.45 PM

  MG3 & MG4 MG2 & MG5 SpellGenius Science1

 

Tue

07.00 PM – 08.00 PM 

08.10 PM – 09.10 PM 

07.45 PM – 09.00 PM 

8.30 PM – 9.45 PM 

Tue LG W3 LG W4 (9th Lit Hon) PSAT 8/9 (Duke TIP/JH CTY) NG

 

Wed

07.30 PM – 09.00 PM 

07.45 PM – 08.45 PM 

08.00 PM – 09.30 PM 

  MG6 LG W2 MG7

 

Thu

08.00 PM – 09.00 PM 

08.30 PM – 10.00 PM 

  LG W1
LG PS
 AP Bio

 

Fri

06.00 PM – 07.30 PM 

  MG1

 

Short blurbs on each class offering:

For additional questions, please enter the questions in the registration ‘comment’ field or reach out to us on [email protected]

MathGenius (MG): MG focuses on building strong Critical Thinking and Problem Solving skills in children. It is designed for children who are already doing well in Math at school. These skills will help in (a) preparing for Math competitions such as Mathcounts, AMC8/10, Math Kangaroo, NSF Math Bee, MathGenius online National competition etc, (b) building a strong foundation for SAT, challenging AP courses, and Ivy college admissions, and (c) developing a flexible and analytical mindset that helps in acing high paying future careers such as Data science, Artificial intelligence, Neuroscience, Genetics (with heavy Math inputs), Nano-science etc. Parents are advised to note that Critical Thinking is a journey and not a crash course. It takes time to attain a flexible mindset and patience is paramount. Students who stayed with us for multiple years got tremendously benefited. Please visit the ‘Testimonials tab’ for the current/past parents first hand comments. There are no credible competitive classes available in the market place for MG program. This program is offered in 7 levels (MG1 to MG7), and is suitable for students in grades 2 – 9 who are already doing well at school Math. Levels will be decided based on an assessment/discussion with parents. It available both online and onsite. Some centers may only offer certain levels. Please check schedules section or enter your questions in the registration ‘comments’ section.

MathCore (MC): MC helps children attain fluency and solid foundation in grade level Math. It is an excellent stepping stone for eventual transition to MG classes. Think of MC program as Kumon/Eye-level on steroids. This program is currently available only onsite in Atlanta and help children ace Georgia Milestones Math tests (equivalent of Common Core tests in other states).  MC is offered at grade levels 3 through 10.

LanguageGenius Writing (LG W): LG W program helps students attain mastery in Writing. Along with Math, Communication is a critical skill for success at school, college and career. Writing forms half of the communication skills, the other half being oral communication covered by Public Speaking skills. Students will be trained to attain mastery in a number of age-appropriate writing skills such as narrative writing and expository writing. LG W is a highly practice-oriented class with frequent feedback that forms a positive-reinforcement cycle. LG W is offered at 4 levels and is suitable for grades 3 – 9. Level IV (LG W4) is equivalent to 9th grade Lit honors.

LanguageGenius Public Speaking (LG PS): LG PS forms the other half of the communication skills necessary for success at school, college and career. It also helps children develop leadership skills and build self-confidence. LG PS is offered onsite in Atlanta for grades 3-9 and online for grades 6-8.
PerfectScore SAT/ACT: As the name indicates, this program helps high school students (and select 7/8 grade students) march towards the perfect score in SAT and ACT. Please note that perfect score is an ideal and not necessarily a good goal for every student. Through this program, we not only help children substantially rise their SAT/ ACT scores, but also provide informal counseling to parents and students in their high school journey and college admission process.

PerfectScore PSAT 8/9 for Duke TIP/Johns Hopkins CTY/Northwestern CTD etc: This program is specifically designed for talented 4th/5th/6th grade children to do well in PSAT 8/9. Gifted children in grades 4/5/6 may PSAT 8/9 for talent identification programs such as Duke TIP, Johns Hopkins CTY etc. who will encourage gifted children by inviting to award ceremonies as well as providing residential and online program opportunities.

ScienceGenius: SG program helps build a solid foundation in Science for 5th – 8th grade children. Offered in 2 levels. Level I (SG1) will be suitable for 5th and 6th grade students and Level II (SG2) will be suitable for 7th and 8th grade students. Only a select few, curious and interested children will be selected for the first year. This is online only program and will be taught by an expert science teacher who is equally adept at teaching young students and college students.

NeuroscienceGenius: NG program will help interested students with (a) prepare for Brain Bees, such as NSF Brain Bee and Society for Science Brain Bee, (b) build a solid foundation for future Neuroscientists. This online only program selects just one batch of highly motivated middle school students. Will be taught by a passionate Neuroscience teacher. Her credentials include PhD in Neuro Biology, Life Sciences teacher at a prestigious New York City High school and conducting a sought-after Life sciences summer camp in Atlanta.

SpellGenius: SpG program is designed for students aspiring to participate and win Spelling bees at School, County, State and National level and competitions such as NSF Spelling Bee. It is designed by the 2017 Scripps National Spelling Bee champion Ananya Vinay and is taught by winners of major Spelling Bees.

Register at: https://goo.gl/forms/yDLyZzJlyeCkjitn1

 

Links to Course Curricula (further curricula will be added later)

MathGenius Course Curricula 201718

LanguageGenius Writing Course Curriculum 2017-18

LanguageGenius Public Speaking Course Curriculum 201718

ScienceCore Course Curriculum 201718