Maths at Stockport Academy

Course Details

Mathematics is a fundamental subject that provides students with a highly effective set of resources to understand and change the world. These resources include rational thinking, problem-solving skills, and the capability to think in subjective ways. Arithmetic is essential in lifestyle, many types of career, technological innovation, medication, the economic system, the surroundings and growth, and in public decision-making.

The Mathematics department is situated on the second floor in its own suite of eight dedicated rooms, each of which is equipped with a computer, projector and interactive whiteboard. 

The Mathematics team are all specialists and we aim to create a positive and structured learning environment where all students can achieve success.

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Click here to see what students can expect to learn in KS3 Mathematics.

Homework

Homework is set every week and is completed online using Hegarty Maths. See Hegarty Maths section below for more information.

Click here to read more information about how GCSE Mathematics has changed for students.

Click here to read about what students can expect to study in GCSE Mathematics at Stockport Academy.

Provide them with the equipment they will need – a pencil case complete with black/blue pens, a pencil, ruler, eraser, pencil sharpener and red pen. They will also need a scientific calculator. The one we recommend is a Casio FX85GT-PLUS. Students can purchase one from Student Services for £8.

They will also need to use a computer with reliable internet access for online homework and research, or make use of the after school clubs in the LRC.

Ensure that, when homework is set, they complete it by the deadline given.

Online Resources

Stockport Academy subscribe to a number of high quality online maths resources. These should be used regularly at home to support completion of homework, ongoing revision and specific topic focus.

Hegarty Maths

Students all have individual logins for this site. This fantastic resource contains short video clips of all GCSE topics with accompanying quizzes.

 

Corbett Maths

This free website has a wealth of resources that support students studying GCSE maths. It has videos and worksheets for every topic as well as practice examination papers, and ‘5 a day’ questions.

 

Hegarty Maths Student Support Guide

Why Is Hegarty Maths Different?

Teaching Staff

Mrs Mackintosh - CAL Maths

Ms Lunt- Assistant CAL Maths

Mrs Harrison - Teacher of Maths and Numeracy Coordinator

Ms MacDonald - Teacher of Maths

Mr Farnworth - Teacher of Maths (Assistant Principal)

Mr John - Teacher of Maths (Assistant Principal)

Ms Quigley - Teacher of Maths

Mr Crouch - Teacher of Maths

Mr Wade – Teacher of Maths

Mrs Akerele – Teacher of Maths

 

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