Maths

Staff
Head of Department                    Mrs C O’Leary
Deputy Head of Mathematics:    Mr T Purkiss
Advanced Skills Teacher:   Mr G Elder (SMT)
Teacher of Mathematics:    Mr C McCarthy (SMT)
Teacher of Mathematics:    Ms M Desmond (HOY 7)
Teacher of Mathematics:    Mrs S Green (KS3 Coordinator)
Teacher of Mathematics:    Mr J Lake (G&T)
Teacher of Mathematics:    Mr R Pandya

Examination Boards
Level Subject Board Specifications Unit Weighting
GCSE Maths EDEXCEL 1MAO Foundation/Higher 100%
GCE (AS) Maths EDEXCEL 8371 Core Maths C1
    Core Maths C2
    Either Mechanics M1
            Statistics S1  or
            Decisions D1
GCE (AS) Further Maths AQA 2210 
    
GCE (A2) Maths EDEXCEL 9371 Core Maths C3
    Core Maths C4
    Either Mechanics M2
            Statistics S2  or
Decisions D2
GCE (A2) Further Maths AQA 2210 
    

Textbooks
A wide range of support materials are used, with textbooks being only a part of the story….
Key Stage 3: Framework Mathematics Books (Oxford)
Key Stage 4: GCSE Mathematics for Edexcel (Hodder)
Key Stage 5: Edexcel Modular Mathematics Books

Clubs and Extra-Curricular Activities
MONDAY The Pythagoreans Weekly Maths club After school
TUESDAY  
WEDNESDAY  
THURSDAY  
FRIDAY Happy Club  After school
Various of other extension activities run throughout the year – check with the Maths Department
Other activities:
London East Mathematics Challenge
UKMT Mathematics Challenges
Royal Institution Master Classes

Useful Websites
www.mymaths.co.uk (recommended!)
www.bbc.co.uk/schools/gcsebitesize/maths
www.nrich.maths.org.uk