Mathematics is the exploration of the world around us. The study of mathematics allows students to discover the fundamental laws that govern our everyday lives. At Crestwood High School we seek to grow our students' knowledge and allow them to apply it to their lives.
The study of mathematics is mandatory from Kindergarten to Year 10.
By studying mathematics, students learn to work mathematically – developing fluency, understanding, problem-solving, reasoning and communication skills.
The syllabus consists of the following strands:
number and algebra
measurement and geometry
statistics and probability.
In Year 11 and 12, the study of mathematics is optional. Courses offered include: