Congratulations to the following boys who came third in the Junior Maths Team Challenge Competition.
Thirty teams took part in the competition held at the University of The West of Scotland’s Hamilton Campus.
This is a fabulous result. Well done to the team.
Gordon Burrows S2
Daniel Rotchford S1
Hassan Sheikh S2
Sam Young S1
Congratulations to Haider Suleman S6Ivy Ng S6 Morna Weir S5 Stuart Milloy S5 who gained 3
rd place in the Regional Finals of the Senior Maths Team Challenge held at Paisley University on November 13 th.
Twenty one teams took part so this is a splendid achievement. Well done!
Mrs Gibson (PT of Mathematics) has sent home letters to parents informing them of key dates for assessment and review of progress of pupils in Mathematics in S1-S4 throughout the session.
here to go to the Maths section of the website to see the letters
Congratulations to Mitchell Smith in S2 who has won 8th place in the Great Pi Bake Off 2014 with the heart-shaped Pi themed cake that he made for Pi Day. Photos of all 162 entries were posted online and people from across the UK could vote from the end of March.
Mitchell has been awarded for his achievement with a WH Smith voucher and certificate! Well done Mitchell!
Congratulations to the Junior Maths Team who were awarded 4th place at the UKMT Team Maths Challenge competition at Paisley University. A total of 28 teams took part.
Team Members were
S1 – Jack Bell and Kirstin West
S2 – Eildih Hamilton and Craig Methven
Nuffield Placement Scheme will take place once again during the summer of 2014. This involves completing a science/mathematics/engineering placement during the summer holidays.
As in previous years, the scheme is aimed at the
current 5th year students who will be sitting their Highers in 2014 and who are studying any science, technology, engineering and/or maths subjects.
The students should have good Int 2 level results in these subjects . More importantly they should be motivated and interested in studying sience at university.
It also pays £80 per week!
If you are interested then please speak with Mr McGarry lab A14.
Mrs Gibson has sent letter home to parents of pupils in S1-S4 informing them of the key dates for assessment and review of progress throughout the session.
here or choose Mathematics from the Departments top navigation to read the letters.
We have put together a showcase of some of the extra exciting Maths in action events held during this session.
Mathematics - Session 2012/2013
here to see more pictures.
We would like to welcome new members to the S1 maths club, which meets every Tuesday lunchtime in room F15.
The competition for this term is to design and make a maths game. Prizes to be won! Bring a packed lunch along with you. We look forward to seeing you there.
Miss Clark and Miss Drummond
There will be a weekly S1 Maths Club running on Tuesday lunchtimes, with exciting competitions and events throughout the year.
Any S1 pupil interested in joining should attend a welcome meeting at 12.30pm on Tuesday 21st August in room F15.
Feel free to bring a packed lunch with you. Look forward to seeing you there.
Miss Clark and Miss Drummond