Numeracy and Computing

Numeracy and Computing

Mr C Blair (PT Curriculum)

Faculty News: Numeracy and Computing

Published: 01 October 2018

The Mathematics Department is offering supported study for National 5 and Higher, starting this week and running until the Final Exams. We will focus on revision for the October Assessments (which start next week) and will concentrate on particular topics thereafter, based on results and feedback from the October Assessments.

Anyone is welcome to attend but if you have been asked to 'sign up' please check the posters on classroom doors in the Department to find out which day you have been assigned.


Supported study is as follows:



Monday - 1.07 - 1.45pm with Mr Wren 

Tuesday - 1.07 - 1.45pm with Mr Wren 

Wednesday - 1.07 - 1.45pm with Mr Tait



Monday - 3....

Published: 04 September 2018

We'd like to share with you some important expectations within the Mathematics Department including information on home learning, revision materials and assessment. The Support Your Learner section of the school website will be updated in due course to reflect this and provide further information for all levels.

Further details for each level below:

Published: 29 August 2018

If you are keen on pursuing a career in Engineering or interested in aeroplanes and aircraft this is for you!

Every Friday after school a group of Knox Academy pupils take part in the project; rebuilding, refurbishing and putting together aircraft parts as well as learning tool skills from experienced engineers. All transport is paid for and you return to school around 4.30pm.

A limited number of places have become available so if this interests you please see Mr Blair who can give you more details.

Published: 01 October 2017

Last week pupils studying Higher Mathematics were issued with a letter and a PC1 form containing plans and details for our Higher Maths Residential Study Weekend.

Click here for the letter.

Click here for the PC1 form.

Published: 29 September 2017

There are a range of extra-curricular activities available on offer at Knox Academy.  Speak to your teachers, and keep an eye out in The Bulletin for activities which match your interests, skills, or ambition to try something new!

Details of sporting activities can be found in the most recent Sports Timetable (August 2017) while other activities (including revision classes) are available  in a separate document.