Mathematics Learning Area

In the Mathematics Learning Area, students learn to use ideas about Number and Algebra, Measurement and Geometry and Statistics and Probability to describe, interpret and reason about their social and physical world. It is our aim to foster and extend the mathematical interests and talents of all students.

Mathematics plays a key role in the development of students’ numeracy and assists learning across the curriculum.
It is essential that students develop a positive attitude towards Mathematics and it is the aim of the Mathematics Learning area to:

  • encourage students to develop an interest and a liking for Mathematics
  • provide a challenging curriculum that fosters appropriate academic and creative development
  • provide a supportive environment for the pursuit of excellence
  • illustrate to students the applications of mathematics
  • develop student initiative in problem solving
  • encourage students to take personal responsibility for their work
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