Christ King Girls' Secondary School

Maths

Some of the aims of the Maths Syllabus are:

  • to ensure a firm understanding of mathematical concepts and relationships and to develop confidence and competence in basic skills as well as the ability to formulate and solve problems.
  • to reinforce and further develop in the young person the knowledge, understanding, skills and competencies acquired at primary level;
    develop the young person’s personal and social confidence, initiative and competence through a broad, well-balanced general education;
  • to develop an appreciation of the power and beauty of mathematics and of the manner in which it provides a useful and efficient system for the formulation and solution of problems.
  • prepare the young person for the requirements of further programmes of study, of employment or of life outside full-time education.

Head of Department

Mrs Cait Watkins

Teachers

Sheila Brosnan, Sr. Norma Brosnan, Cait Watkins, Frances Doyle, Jill Bradley, Frances Hurley, Aoife O'Brien, Eileen O'Connor, Gillian Mulcahy, Laura McNamara, Catherine Duggan, Anita Maher

Junior Cycle

Students study a broad course covering a range of topics including:

  • Sets
  • Number Systems
  • Applied Arithmetic
  • Algebra
  • Statistics
  • Geometry
  • Trigonometry
  • Functions and Graphs

Senior Cycle

Students study a broad course covering a range of topics including:

  • Algebra
  • Geometry
  • Trigonometry
  • Statistics
  • Probability
  • Vectors
  • Complex Numbers
  • Matrices
  • Calculus
  • Integration
  • Sequences and Series
Events
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12-Mar-2019
Congratulations to our 1st year Basketball Team who are now through to the semi-final this Thursday
12-Mar-2019
Well done to the students in 2B and 2E class who undertook cake sales recently to fundraise for Pieta House
11-Mar-2019
Congratulations to Medisa Khajavi, TY, who performed beautifully in the recent Junk Kouture Regional Finals on Friday 8th March.
11-Mar-2019
Huge congratulations to Ayushi Mahajan, 2nd year. Ayushi won 1st place in All Ireland Programming Olympiad on Saturday in UCC
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Christ King Girls' Secondary School
South Douglas Road,
Cork,
Co. Cork,
Ireland

021 496 1448

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