Welcome to Mathematics!

Why Mathematics?

Mathematics is important in our everyday life, allowing us to make sense of the world around us and to manage our lives. Using mathematics enables us to model real-life situations and make connections and informed predictions. It equips us with the skills we need to interpret and analyse information, simplify and solve problems, assess risk and make informed decisions.

Mathematics plays an important role in areas such as science or technologies, and is vital to research and development in fields such as engineering, computing science, medicine and finance. Learning mathematics gives children and young people access to the wider curriculum and the opportunity to pursue further studies and interests.

Mathematics is a popular subject at Nairn Academy and one which is regularly studied by students who leave for University.

Mathematics department staff:
Miss K Urquhart (Acting Faculty Head of Business Education and Mathematics)
Mrs N Anderson
Ms S Das
Miss A Davison
Mr M Griffiths
Miss L Smith