GCSE Maths Resit

Exam Board: AQA

Specification: 4360 (Foundation or Higher)

Course Information:

This modular GCSE will end in November 2013.

Further sittings of this GCSE in 2014 will only be available by taking all three units together or as a two paper linear exam.

Unit 1 Statistics and Number 26.7% (calculator) currently sat in June of Year 10

  • The data handling cycle
  • Data collection
  • Data presentation and analysis
  • Data interpretation
  • Probability

Unit 2 Number and Algebra 33.3% (non-calculator) currently sat in March of Year 10

  • Working with numbers and the number system
  • Fractions, decimals and percentages
  • Ratio and proportion
  • Expressions and equations
  • Sequences and linear functions

Unit 3 Geometry and Algebra 40% (calculator) currently sat in June of Year 11

  • Properties of angles and shapes
  • Geometrical reasoning and calculation
  • Measures and construction
  • Mensuration
  • Graphical methods
  • Solving problems with algebra

Website http://www.aqa.org.uk/subjects/mathematics/gcse/mathematics-8300

Other useful suggested websites: www.mymaths.co.uk

Sixth Form ProspectusDownload
The Gryphon School - Facebook 22 Jan

It’s a busy week at The Gryphon this week, so here’s a round up of what’s happening:

Monday: Year 10 Parents Evening

Wednesday: Careers & Apprenticeship Fair (open to the public 4.30-7.00pm) https://www.gryphon.dorset.sch.uk/events/sixth-form-careers-degree-apprenticeship-fair/

Thursday: Train to Teach Open Evening https://www.gryphon.dorset.sch.uk/events/train-teach-open-evening/#.WmXJiE1jOM8

The Gryphon School - Facebook 22 Jan

*Careers & Degree Apprenticeships Fair – Wednesdsay*
As well as some of the region’s top employers, we also have a number of other organisations attending on Wednesday. The Samee Project is a unique and inspirational social enterprise that aims to promote self-employment and freelance working as viable career options to young people in school education.

Chris Wilkinson will be on the stand to talk to students and parents – he was awarded an MBE for his services to the Police. He is also an Animal behaviourist and dog trainer and a Patron of the SAMEE Charity.

Find out more: https://samee.co.uk/news/

The Gryphon School - Facebook 18 Jan

It’s less than a week until our Careers and Degree Apprenticeship Fair! Gryphon students will have the opportunity to meet the employers during the day, but there is also an evening session (4.30-7.00pm) when you are welcome to come back with your parents, and it is also open to the public, so any young people in the area who want to find out more about career options are welcome!

Download the Event Programme now for a full list of which employers are coming, and it also includes some handy tips for how to get the most out of your discussions with companies:https://www.gryphon.dorset.sch.uk/events/sixth-form-careers-degree-apprenticeship-fair/#.WmCIdxicab9

Sixth Form Open Evening

for September 2018 entry

Weds 8th November 2017, 5.30-7.30pm

Headteacher's address at 5.30 / 6.15 / 7.00pm