Mathematics

Aspire, Achieve, Advance
“Maths at PB is a gift of education that develops young people to be logical, rigorous and independent thinkers.”

Staff

Mr A. R. Lee (Head of Faculty)
S Matharu (Leader in Mathematics)
P Gogna (Senior Teacher, Teaching and Learning)
K Guest (Head of Year)
N Johnson (Head of Year)
H Tsighe (Sixth Year Teacher)
A. K. H. Lee (Third Year Teacher)
D Hall (NQT)
S Coffey (Trainee)
R Khuttan (Trainee)
C Garnish (Trainee)
I Maxwell (Assisitant Teacher)
Miss C Wallace (Assistant Teacher)

Courses

Key Stage 3 Maths

A 2 year course with intention to adequately prepare pupils for success at KS4. Students will study:

  • Algebra
  • Statistics & Probability
  • Geometry & Measures
  • Number
  • Ratio, Proportion & Rates of Change

Key Stage 4

GCSE Maths (Edexcel)

A three year KS4 course with a programme of study designed to yield maximum attainment. For more information please see www.edexcel.com.

Within this programme of study, students will study:

Foundation

  • Algebra (20%)
  • Statistics & Probability (15%)
  • Geometry & Measures (15%)
  • Number (25%)
  • Ratio, Proportion & Rates of Change (25%)

Higher

  • Algebra (30%)
  • Statistics & Probability (15%)
  • Geometry & Measures (20%)
  • Number (15%)
  • Ratio, Proportion & Rates of Change (20%)

Useful Websites

www.mymaths.co.uk

www.bbc.co.uk/education

www.nrich.maths.org