#### Introduction:

Mathematics at Thomas Alleyne’s is taught in 8 dedicated maths classrooms, all of which have interactive whiteboards.

## Year 9* *

## Year 10* *

## Year 11* *

## Year 12* *

A-Level Mathematics - students follow the Edexcel 2 year linear A-Level course. Students will study pure mathematics, mechanics and statistics. They are assessed every half term and will receive an end of year exam in the summer term. Students will receive 9 hours of maths lessons per fortnight.

A-Level Further Mathematics – students follow the Edexcel 2 year A-Level course. Students will study further pure, mechanics and decision mathematics. They are assessed every half term and will receive an end of year exam in the summer term. Students will receive 7 hours of maths lessons per fortnight.

## Year 13* *

A-Level Mathematics - students follow the Edexcel 2 year linear A-Level course. Students will study pure mathematics, mechanics and statistics. They are assessed every half term with mock exams before Christmas. Students will receive 10 hours of maths lessons per fortnight.

A-Level Further Mathematics – students follow the Edexcel 2 year A-Level course. Students will study further pure, mechanics and decision mathematics. They are assessed every half term with mock exams before Christmas. Students will receive 7 hours of maths lessons per fortnight

### Equipment:

Students are expected to bring the following equipment to all Mathematics lessons:

Black Pen

Pencil

Ruler

Protractor

Compass

Calculator

(We recommend the Casio fx-83 GTCW)

Green Pen

All equipment is available to purchase from the Mathematics department and the Thomas Alleyne’s online shop.

#### Department Members

**Mrs R Ibbs: Head of Maths**

**Mr R Freestone: Deputy Head of Maths**

**Mr B Lloyd: Deputy Head of Maths**

**Mr C Phillips: Teacher of Maths**

**Mr R Bury: Teacher of Maths, Teacher of ICT**

**Mrs A Valdez: Teacher of Maths**

**Mrs R Fletcher: Teacher of Maths, Teacher of Physical Education**

**Mrs K Alcock: Teacher of Maths**

**Mrs J Gill: Intervention Tutor**

**Mrs L Barker: Intervention Tutor**

Extra-Curricular: The department arranges various extracurricular activities including entry to the UK Maths Challenge competitions, the House Maths competition and trips to the Maths Inspiration lectures.