The maths course at Key Stage 3 provides students with the necessary skills and knowledge to access the maths or statistics course in Key Stage 4. During Year 7 and 8 students follow a mastery curriculum. The purpose is to increase the breadth and depth of understanding through a variety of activities and resources created within the family of Schools. The benefits should be a more secure platform of core elements of maths which enables a smooth transition into the new GCSE style of questioning in Key Stage 4.
If you would like further information about the topics and themes being taught please contact: Mr Craig Hazlewood
GCSE in Mathematics
Maths in Key Stage 4 is assessed over four main topic areas, Number and Ratio, Shape and Measures, Algebra and Data. It is a 100% examination subject.
GCSE in Statistics
Statistics covers a lot of the content of the data topics of GCSE maths in addition to some specific statistics content. It is an ideal course for students passionate about maths.
Statistics is assessed in the following way:
If you would like further information about the topics, themes or assessment for this course please contact: Mr Craig Hazlewood