STEAM in Maths
Maths provides a variety of opportunities for students to extend their love of learning outside the classroom.
Each year students are invited to take part in the UK Maths Challenge.
Junior Maths Challenge is for students in Years 7 and 8. Approximately 64 students in each year group take part.
The Intermediate Maths Challenge is open to students in Years 9-11. Usually over 30 students in each year group choose to take part in the challenge.
The Senior Maths Challenge is open to students in Years 12 and 13.
The Challenges start as an individual and often we are invited to participate in the group British Mathematical Olympiad.
After School Maths Club: Maths for Fun!
The Maths department also invites students from all year groups to join them after school each week for Maths Club. This provides a chance for students to complete various mathematical problems for fun and to further extend their love of the subject.
For more information about STEAM in Maths students should contact their Maths Teacher.
Puzzle of the Week
Each week students, teachers and families are invited to take part in the Puzzle of the Week competition. This is an international competition and entries count towards the school's place in the league table. Only school-level maths is required to solve each puzzle and there is a wide range of difficulty and challenge. Enter at www.puzzleoftheweek.com and look out for the puzzles around school and in STAGSLINK.