Maths

Maths

Departmental Aims

  • To inspire all students to reach their full potential in mathematics
  • To equip students with the mathematical skills required in everyday life

Facilities

  • Nine full-time and one part-time teachers with a wealth of experience
  • Eight maths classrooms

Years 7-8 Curriculum

In Years 7 and 8 we follow a curriculum designed to prepare students to start their IGCSE course in Year 9. As well as developing their knowledge across the attainment targets, the curriculum also develops their problem solving skills.

Co-curricular, Enrichment, Extension and Support

We enter the two top sets in Year 7 and sets 1 and 1A in Year 8 for the national Junior Maths Challenge.

GCSE Curriculum Summary

In Years 9-11 we follow the Edexcel International GCSE (Specification A, 4MA1). Set 1 students also complete the OCR Additional Mathematics FSMQ.

Co-curricular, Enrichment, Extension and Support

We enter the top two sets for the Intermediate Maths Challenge, and we usually enter two teams for the Year 10 Maths Feast Competition.