Maths

Staff

Mrs J Phillips - Head of Maths
Mr R Goldspink - 2 i/c of Maths
Dr S Ravichandra - Teacher of Maths - KS5 Co-ordinator
Mr I Khan - Teacher of Maths
Ms R Meiring - Teacher of Maths
Mr. A Ali – Teacher of Maths



Norlington Reads in Maths

KS3

Pupils are taught Key stage 3 Maths from Year 7 to Year 8, encompassing all the areas of Mathematics including Number; Algebra; Probability and Statistics; Rates, ratio and Proportion and Geometry and Measures. For further details see the 6 cycle sheets for Year 7 and 8 under Maths Key stage three.

 

KS4

 

Pupils are taught Key stage 4 Maths from Year 9 to Year 11 encompassing all the areas of Mathematics including Number; Algebra; Rates, Ratio and proportion; Geometry and measures; and Probability and Statistics.
For further details see the cycle sheets for the years 9 to 11 under Maths key stage four.

 

 

KS5

A level Maths and Further maths are offered at KS5.

A-level Maths provides students with a thorough grounding in the mathematical tools and
techniques often needed in the workplace.
A level Further Maths is designed to broaden and deepen the mathematical knowledge and skills developed when studying A level Maths..
The logic and reasoning skills developed by studying A-level Maths makes the qualification widely respected even in non-mathematical areas.

 

The AS/AL curriculum is new for first teaching in September 2017 and all the modules are compulsory. The year 13s go out with the old curriculum and the year 12s start the new one. 

In year 12, all students have to do Pure Maths, Statistics and Mechanics. 

In year 13, the students continue through with the old curriculum and the options are below 

Options for A level Maths are below

Year 13 - Core maths - C3 & C4 and an option - S2 or M2

For the Further maths option, core maths must be done at the same time.

Options for Further Maths are below -

Year 13 - Further pure maths - FP2, FP3 and option - S2 or M2