Hunter School of the Performing Arts

PERFORMING AT OUR BEST

Telephone02 4952 3355

Emailhuntperfor-h.school@det.nsw.edu.au

Mathematics

Cassandra Portelli

HEAD TEACHER

learning Mathematics is fun, it forces your brain to grow -  maths education is about connecting with students and teaching real skills that are significant, engaging and meaningful    

Faculty Goals

  • make learning maths exciting and fun
  • maximise student learning and potential
  • flexible support for performing arts students
  • high achievement in a team environment

Subjects

Stage 4

Y7 maths program in mixed ability classes

Y8 maths program two streamed classes

Y8 maths program mixed ability classes    

Stage 5

Y9 Stage 5.1/5.2 Intermediate

Y9 Stage 5.2/5.3 Advanced

Y10 Stage 5.1/5.2 Intermediate

Y10 Stage 5.2/5.3 Advanced

Stage 6

Y11 Standard

Y11 Extension 1

Y11 Advanced

Y12 Standard

Y12 Extension 1

Y12 Extension 2

Y12 Advanced

Mathematics is not compulsory in Stage 6.

Activities

Maths CAPS: selected students

Australian Mathematics Competition

Colin Doyle Mathematics Competition Y11

Talented Mathematicians Program

Maths and Milo tutor program

Inquisitive Minds Y8 selected students

NSW Uni ICAS competitions - Primary

Maths Olympiad  - Primary

Features

Maths and Milo tutoring is provided by Y10 tutors and pre-service teachers from 8am in F Block. Students should bring their homework or study. No booking required. Attendance on 5 occasions accrues a commendation for effort.

All students must have a calculator, they are available for $25 at the front office. A Casio FX82AU is the recommended calculator.

Staff Members

Cassandra Portelli

George Anderberg

Abe Chand  MON TUE THU

David Critchley

Ian Dunlop

Nicholas Ekin

Sharon Evans

Suzanne Maybury

Joshua Price

Corinne Vingerhoed