2015  2016 Math Olympiad and Problem Solving Training Programs
Important Registration Dates
The early registration deadline for returning students and summer camp participants is August 15. The open registration period is from August 15, 2015  August 31, 2015.
Northwood Campus  820 Roosevelt, Irvine, CA 92620
Northwood Campus 
Math Olympiad Programs
grade  Program Title  Day  Time 

K1  M201B  Math Olympiad Level 1  WED  03:45pm05:15pm 
2  M202B  Math Olympiad Level 2  WED  05:00pm06:30pm 
3  M203A  Math Olympiad Level 3  SAT  09:00am10:30am 
M203B  Math Olympiad Level 3  THU  04:30pm06:00pm  
4  M204A  Math Olympiad Level 4  SUN  10:00am11:30am 
M204B  Math Olympiad Level 4  THU  03:30pm05:00pm  
5  M205A  Math Olympiad Level 5  SUN  09:00am10:30am 
M205B  Math Olympiad Level 5  TUE  03:30pm05:00pm  
6  M206A  Math Olympiad Level 6 & PreAlgebra  SAT  10:00am12:00pm 
M206B  Math Olympiad Level 6 & PreAlgebra  TUE  04:30pm06:30pm  
7  M207A  Math Olympiad Level 7 & Algebra (AMC 8)  SAT  11:30am01:30pm 
M207B  Math Olympiad Level 7 & Algebra (AMC 8)  TUE  06:00pm08:00pm  
8  M208A  Math Olympiad Level 8 & Geometry (MATHCOUNTS)  SAT  01:30pm03:30pm 
M208B  Math Olympiad Level 8 & Geometry (MATHCOUNTS)  THU  05:30pm07:30pm  
9  M209A  Math Olympiad Level 9 & Algebra II (AMC10)  SAT  03:00pm05:00pm 
1011  M210A  Math Olympiad Level 10 & PreCalculus (AMC12)  SAT  07:00pm09:00pm 
M211A  Math Olympiad Level 11 (AIME)  SUN  03:00pm05:00pm  
M212A  Math Olympiad Level 12 (USAMO/USAJMO)  SUN  07:00pm09:00pm 
Science Programs
grade  program title  day  time 

78  N200A  Honors Physics with Lab  SUN  11:30am01:30pm 
910  N210A  Physics Olympiad Level 1 & AP Physics 1  SAT  05:00pm07:00pm 
910  N210L  AP Physics 1 Lab  SAT  07:00pm08:30pm 
911  N230A  Physics Olympiad Level 3 & AP Physics C  Mechanics  SUN  01:00pm03:00pm 
1012  N240A  Physics Olympiad Level 4 & AP Physics C  E&M  SUN  05:00pm07:00pm 
56  B010A  Young Scientists & Engineers  SAT  03:00pm05:00pm 
78  B200A  Honors Biology with Lab  TBD  
911  B220A  Biology Olympiad Level 2 & AP Biology  TBD  
911  B230A  Biology Olympiad Level 3  TBD  
910  C210A  Chemistry Olympiad Level 1 & Honors Chemistry  TBD  
1011  C220A  Chemistry Olympiad Level 2 & AP Chemistry  MON  04:00pm06:30pm 
Computational Thinking and Robotics Programs
grade  program title  day  time 

57  P130A  Robotics with Lego Mindstorms Level 1  SUN  01:00pm03:00pm 
68  P133A  FIRST Lego League (FLL) Teams  SAT  01:00pm03:00pm 
68  P121A  Python Programming Level 1  SUN  02:00pm05:00pm 
68  P122A  Python Programming Level 2  SUN  02:00pm05:00pm 
811  P050A  Harvard CS50x & Intro. to C Programming  SUN  05:00pm08:00pm 
911  P220A  AP Computer Science (Java)  SUN  05:00pm08:00pm 
UCI Campus  4199 Campus Drive, Suite 260, Irvine, CA 92612

Math Olympiad Programs
grade  Program Title  Day  Time 

K  1  M201C  Math Olympiad Level 1  THU  05:00pm06:30pm 
M201D  Math Olympiad Level 1  SAT  09:00am10:30am  
2  M202C  Math Olympiad Level 2  THU  03:45pm05:15pm 
M202D  Math Olympiad Level 2  SAT  10:45am12:15pm  
M202E  Math Olympiad Level 2  SAT  12:30pm02:00pm  
3  M203C  Math Olympiad Level 3  WED  03:30pm05:00pm 
M203D  Math Olympiad Level 3  WED  04:00pm05:30pm  
4  M204C  Math Olympiad Level 4  FRI  03:30pm05:00pm 
5  M205C  Math Olympiad Level 5  WED  05:00pm06:30pm 
6  M206C  Math Olympiad Level 6 & PreAlgebra  WED  06:00pm08:00pm 
7  M207C  Math Olympiad Level 7 & Algebra (AMC 8)  FRI  04:30pm06:30pm 
9  M209C  Math Olympiad Level 9 & Algebra II (AMC10)  FRI  06:00pm08:00pm 
Refund Policy
Withdrawls, class changes or other financial requests must be made by emailing accounting@ardentacademy.com.
 Withdrawls made 7 days before the first day of class will receive a full refund or credit minus the materials fee ($35.00) and new student registration fee ($50.00). Switching between programs is also allowed up to 7 days before the start of class, depending on availability and given the instructor’s approval
 No refund or credit will be given to withdrawals made within 7 days before the start of class
 No prorated tuition or credit will be given for missed classes
 No trial classes will be offered
20152016 School Calendar
The training programs are organized into three tenweek sessions (Fall, Winter, Spring) and a Winter Olympiad Bootcamp:
 Fall Session: September 7, 2015  November 15, 2015
 Winter Session: November 30, 2015  February 21, 2016 (Holiday Break from December 21, 2015 to January 3, 2016)
 Spring Session: March 1, 2016  May 16, 2016
 Summer Session B: June 27, 2016  July 8, 2016
 Summer Session C: July 12, 2016  July 23, 2016
 Summer Session D: July 26, 2016  August 6, 2016
 Summer Session E: August 9, 2016  August 20, 2016
List of Courses and Qualification Requirements
code  program title  grades  corequirement 

M201  Math Olympiad Level K1  K  1  Qualifying Exam at Ardent 
M202  Math Olympiad Level 2  2  Qualifying Exam at Ardent 
M203  Math Olympiad Level 3  3  Qualifying Exam at Ardent 
M204  Math Olympiad Level 4  4  4th grade GATE 
M205  Math Olympiad Level 5  5  5th grade GATE 
M206  Math Olympiad Level 6 & Honors PreAlgebra  6  7  6th grade GATE or PreAlgebra 
M207  Math Olympiad Level 7 & Honors Algebra (AMC 8)  7  8  Honors Algebra 
M208  Math Olympiad Level 8 & Honors Geometry (MATHCOUNTS)  7  9  Honors Geometry 
M209  Math Olympiad Level 9 & Honors Algebra II (AMC 10)  7  10  Honors Algebra II 
M210  Math Olympiad Level 10 & Honors PreCalculus (AMC 12)  7  12  Honors PreCalculus 
M211  Math Olympiad Level 11 (AIME)  7  12  AMC10>90, AMC12>80 
M212  Math Olympiad Level 12 (USAJMO/USAMO)  7  12  AIME Qualification 
B220  Intermediate Biology Olympiad and AP Biology  9  11  Honors or AP Biology 
B230  Advanced Biology Olympiad  10  12  AP Biology 
C220  Intermediate Chemistry Olympiad and AP Chemistry  10  12  Honors or AP Chemistry 
P220  Intermediate Computing Olympiad and AP Computer Science  9  11  AP Computer Science 
N210  Introductory Physics Olympiad and AP Physics 1  8  9  Honors Geometry 
N220  Introductory Physics Olympiad and AP Physics 2  9  11  Honors Precalculus 
N230  Intermediate Physics Olympiad and AP Physics C  Mechanics  9  10  AP Physics 1 
N240  Advanced Physics Olympiad and AP Physics C  E&M  10  12  AP Physics C 
Qualifying Exam and Class Placement Consultation
Schedule a qualifying exam: Our Math Olympiad programs are designed to challenge gifted students. All students wishing to participate in our programs must take a qualifying exam, unless they meet one of the following exceptions:
Qualifying exams are available Mondays  Fridays 9 AM  6 PM, Saturdays 9 AM  2 PM at both campuses. There is no cost to take a qualifying exam. No appointment is necessary. 
Weekly Schedule
Below is a calendar of the tenweek Fall session. The class schedules are tentative and we reserve the right to make changes during the school year.
week  monday  tuesday  wednsday  thursday  friday  saturday  sunday 

1  09/07/15  09/08/15  09/09/15  09/10/15  09/11/15  09/12/15  09/13/15 
2  09/14/15  09/15/15  09/16/15  09/17/15  09/18/15  09/19/15  09/20/15 
3  09/21/15  09/22/15  09/23/15  09/24/15  09/25/15  09/26/15  09/27/15 
4  09/28/15  09/29/15  09/30/15  10/01/15  10/02/15  10/03/15  10/04/15 
5  10/05/15  10/06/15  10/07/15  10/08/15  10/09/15  10/10/15  10/11/15 
6  10/12/15  10/13/15  10/14/15  10/15/15  10/16/15  10/17/15  10/18/15 
7  10/19/15  10/20/15  10/21/15  10/22/15  10/23/15  10/24/15  10/25/15 
8  10/26/15  10/27/15  10/28/15  10/29/15  10/30/15  10/31/15  11/01/15 
9  11/02/15  11/03/15  11/04/15  11/05/15  11/06/15  11/07/15  11/08/15 
10  11/09/15  11/10/15  11/11/15  11/12/15  11/13/15  11/14/15  11/15/15 
Tuitions
Tuition varies based on the session of enrollment. There are three sessions a year: Fall, Winter and Spring. The sessions consist of one meeting a week for ten weeks. Since the hours of instruction and location of each program are unique, tuition varies. Email us at info@ArdentAcademy.com for more details.
Materials
There is a materials fee of $35.00 per session. It covers the costs of math contest participation fees, classroom handouts, problem sets, and other instructional materials. It does not cover the costs of problem solving textbooks.
Problem Solving Textbook
Some of the classes require textbooks. Problem solving textbook prices range from $45.00  $75.00 depending on the training program. The cost of the textbook will be billed separately.
Locations
UCI Campus  Northwood Campus 