At the forefront of education for over 100 years Education at Upton Court is about inspirational teachers and aspirational pupils At the forefront of education for over 100 years Education at Upton Court is about inspirational teachers and aspirational pupils At the forefront of education for over 100 years Education at Upton Court is about inspirational teachers and aspirational pupils
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  • Mathematics

    Students study the Edexcel Linear (9-1) GCSE course (first examination June 2017), which they start in Year 9 in ability sets. They will sit the exams in Year 11 which consists of 3 x 1.5 hour examinations (one non-calculator).  Independent learning is encouraged through the use of online learning resources such as Active Learn. There is also time to discover their own Mathematics through investigative work and problem solving activities. The emphasis on Functional Mathematics provides excellent preparation for A-level and Further Mathematics A-Level