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Ambarvale High School

Ambarvale High School

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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:

  • Mathematics Extension 2 (Year 12 only)
  • Mathematics Extension 1
  • Mathematics Advanced
  • Mathematics Standard 2
  • Mathematics Standard 1 (Optional HSC examination)
  • Mathematics Life Skills.

Maths faculty


  • Mr Gray (Relieving Head Teacher)
  • Ms Fracarossi
  • Mrs Habashi
  • Mr Thurbon
  • Ms Wai
  • Ms Gaday
  • Mrs Gregory

Please have a look at the pdf below. It will help you help your child with their Maths.

Helping with Maths (pdf 163 KB)
Jobs in the field of Mathematics
There are many interesting jobs for students interested Mathematics and this PDF helps students to apply for them. Have a look!
Jobs in Mathematics (pdf 325 KB)