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Key Stage 4 Maths

KS4 Curriculum from September 2015 to July 2016

Year 9 and 10
 At GCSE, pupils will follow the Edexcel  GCSE (9-1) in Mathematics Higher (1MA1), with the possible exception of one or two students who benefit from studying at Foundation level. Set 1 students have the opportunity to study an additional AQA GCSE course in Further Mathematics (8360). The majority of students are expected to gain the new GCSE grades 7 to 9 (old A/A*), with grade 5 being the expected minimum.

All students use the Collins GCSE Higher Mathematics text (4th Edition) in class, with extension and additional problem solving material provided primarily with the Higher Skills book. All students are issued with a with the Higher Practice book.

More information on the new GCSE Curriculum 2017

Year 11
At GCSE, pupils will follow the Edexcel Mathematics A Linear Higher Syllabus (1MOAH), with the possible exception of one or two students who benefit from studying at Foundation level (1MOAF). Set 1 students have the opportunity to study an additional AQA GCSE course in Further Mathematics (8360). The majority of students are expected to gain A/A* grades, with grade C being the expected minimum.

At KS4, the main text and homework book for ‘Edexcel Linear GCSE Mathematics’ is used with all students.

All Year 11 students will be given the opportunity to purchase the MathsWatch DVD and Edexcel GCSE past papers at cost price.