KS4 Mathematics

The Faculty of Mathematics is dedicated to helping our young people become confident mathematicians who use logic and reasoning to solve problems in everyday life. They will learn skills that are transferable between subjects and contexts, preparing them for life in further education and beyond.

Meet Our Team

Ms A Woodward - Director of Mathematics

Mr T Day - Director of Digital Technology and Enterprise

Mr M Ali - Head of IT and iMedia

Mr K Muzondo - Head of Business Studies

Miss M Delbrocco - Lead Practitioner in Mathematics

Miss M Rafiq - KS3 Mathematics Curriculum Lead

Mr S Jones - Second in Charge of Maths

Ms J Marwah - Teacher of Mathematics

Mr J Kasimi - Teacher of Mathematics

Mr M Ahmed - Teacher of Mathematics

S Sadique - Teacher of Mathematics

Mr P Willett - Teacher of Mathematics

Ms S Delbrocco - Mathematics Support & 1:1 Mobility Support

Our Curriculum

  Autumn 1 Autumn 2 Spring 1 Spring 2 Summer 1 Summer 2
Year 10 Foundation
  • Order of operations
  • Calculations and estimations
  • Number properties
  • Algebraic expressions
  • Averages and range
  • Statistical charts, tables and graphs
  • Calculating with fractions and percentages
  • Equations and inequalities
  • Sequences
  • Angles in lines and shapes
  • Area and perimeter
  • Volume and surface area
  • Linear graphs
  • Real life graphs
  • Transformations
  • Ratio and proportion
  • Pythagoras’ Theorem and trigonometry
  • Probability
  • Venn diagrams and frequency trees
  • Growth and decay
  • Construction, bearings and loci
Year 10 Higher
  • Transformations
  • Factors, multiples and primes
  • Indies and standard form
  • Expressions, equations and formulae
  • Sequences
  • Averages and range
  • Statistical diagrams
  • Ratio and proportion
  • Angles in polygons
  • Right angled triangles
  • Linear, quadratic and real life graphs
  • Area, surface area and volume
  • Quadratic equations
  • Simultaneous equations
  • Probability
  • Growth and decay
  • Rates of change
  • Congruence and similarity
  • Trigonometric graphs
  • Area, sine rule and cosine rule
  • Statistical diagrams
  • Graphing simultaneous equations and inequalities
Year 11 Foundation
  • Percentages
  • Calculating with fractions
  • Ratio and proportion
  • Pythagoras’ Theorem and trigonometry
  • Probability
  • Growth and Decay
  • Construction, bearings and loci
  • Quadratic graphs and equations
  • Area, surface area and volume
  • Indices and standard form
  • Congruence and similarity
  • Vectors
  • Graphs
  • Simultaneous equations
  • Revision
 
Year 11 Higher
  • Probability
  • Growth and decay
  • Rates of change
  • Congruence and similarity
  • Trigonometric graphs
  • Area, sine rule and cosine rule
  • Statistical diagrams
  • Graphing simultaneous equations and inequalities
  • Iteration
  • Circle Theorems
  • Algebraic fractions and functions
  • Surds
  • Vectors
  • Direct and inverse proportion
  • Revision of key topics
Revision  

 

Career Options

Further education in Mathematics can lead to a variety of careers including the following:

  • Accountant
  • Actuary
  • Computer Programmer
  • Engineer
  • Investment Manager
  • Lawyer
  • Numerical Analyst
  • Statistician
  • Market Researcher
  • Systems Analyst
  • Banking
  • Space/aircraft industry
  • Government research and laboratories
  • Teacher
  • Doctor
  • Physicist
  • Chemist
  • Pharmacist